My Secret Garden….

August 07, 2014  •  Leave a Comment

Coffee in hand, I walk barefoot through the morning grass…the sun is just coming up over the horizon…as I walk over to my little patch of Heaven, my garden.

It is here in the quiet of the morning that I find myself getting lost for a few moments in the colors and smells of my garden.  I love the smell of tomato plants and the first thing I do is smell them! I then check for new life in the cucumbers and pea pods and peppers and see if any can be picked for dinner tonight.  Walking around I see flowers starting to bloom in the pumpkin patch, which makes me smile and I think about Autumn and Halloween and The Great Pumpkin!

As I sip my coffee, I say good morning to the bunnies, the gophers, and the chipmunks who inhabit my secret garden and listen as a lone bird can be heard singing a morning lullaby.

This is my favorite time of day…peace, tranquility, and solitude.  It is my little slice of Heaven….my secret garden.


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