Hello dear friends, I hope that you are having a lovely week.
Here are a few pictures taken today around my house and garden.
As our summer is winding down, there have been little hints that Autumn is on its way, with the temperatures dropping a little and some of the leaves on the trees are turning a beautiful rusty golden colour.
|Marigolds always make a pretty show|
|The Monarch butterfly had come down to land.|
A sound synonymous with summer, are the Cicadas.
I am amazed at how loud and shrill their song resounds in the big outdoors all day and even into the night when the bedroom windows are open.
The little apple tree my Father gave us, produced five juicy, crisp apples this year, so was a surprise after the last year only reaping one.
How strange that Nature does not knock and yet does not intrude
~ Emily Dickinson, letter to Mrs J. S. Cooper 1880
Enjoy the rest of the week