Thursday, May 26, 2011

Many Pleasures

I think my tomatoes are trying to tell me that they love me
I love them too !!!

Look what I picked yesterday!

Oh No! Bugs and Bunnies!

There has been a bug attack on the leaves of so many plants in my garden
the bugs have been very hungry !

So a trip to the farm store was needed for advice.
I brought Viper an insect dusting powder to feed them
and I hope they like it !

It is my favorite place to visit
just like always I lost my heart to the little bunnies.
Sigh !
 Maybe someday they can come home to live with me.

I added Grilled Red Snapper in Creole Sauce to my growing list
of addictive Cuban foods along with black beans on Friday night.

I wonder if dining on a candlelit patio listening to Latin music
has anything to do with this addiction
maybe it is the Sangria!

The water is warm, the jacuzzi is bubbling and the pool is ready for summer.

 It is time to open the box of stemless wine glasses my sweet
friend gave me.

Alas, I think I need to go swimsuit shopping
 I don't think anything on me is the same size as last year
except my feet !!

Oh my ! Dax turned five Sunday.
He celebrated with pizza, cupcakes and birthday wishes
I silently wished he would
grow up so very fast for his Nana.

Warm Smiles,



  1. Aahhh....fresh garden tomatoes! How wonderful! And the meal you prepared looks great, too! Enjoy the holiday weekend, my friend! ♥

  2. That tomato is truly a heart! How sweet and I'm sure it's delicious. Nothing like a fresh tomato off the vine.

    Have a wonderful weekend!

  3. That tomato is so cool!

    Love the rabbits! And that food looks scrumptious!

  4. The pool looks so refreshing and I completely love the heart shaped tomato. Bathing suit shopping sounds UNfun. Happy Birthday to your little one.

  5. First of all....I have never seen a bunny stick out it's tongue. that tomato. I do have to ask you prepare all this yummy food for yourself each night.....if you are truly my hero beautiful lady.



  6. love the lovely tomato
    I need a new swim suit also...But I keep thinking Ill shed a few pounds first!

  7. I love tomatoes too.. I hated them up until I quit smoking ( 5 years ago).
    My goodness those bunnies are adorable!!! Makes me want a pile of them myself.: )
    I am with you on the "feet" thing ~ I am trying to get myself back into swimsuit mode but I am having troubles. We just opened our pool today and it is a yucky shade of green.

    Have a great Holiday.
    oh and Thank you for always leaving me such nice comments.

  8. Hi Dottie...What a delicious tomato. I'm so glad it was heart-shaped, for a sweetheart like you! Susan

  9. Love your sweet tomato! Your food looks yummy and the bunnies are adorable:) Happy to see you are enjoying your summer~~~So nice to see you with a beautiful garden...Just a little jealous, but in a good way:) Blessings~~Shine

  10. That is one adorable tomato!

  11. That tomato makes my heart smile. God is so good.

  12. that tomato is very cool and a big happy birthday to Dax!!!

  13. En tomat fylld av kärlek! Härligt med färska tomater! Önskar dig en trevlig helg! Zinnia

  14. Wow! You have a lot of simple pleasures. I'm glad your tomatoes properly thanked you for your care. It makes up for the fact that your bunny looks like he is sticking his tongue out at you!!

  15. I love a fresh garden tomato ...yours looks yummy !!!!

  16. Your blog is one of the ones I still have problems with....
    I'll try your suggestion....

  17. IT WORKED.....thank you Dottie!

    I love your tomato picture...I can't wait until I have vine ripened tomatoes....... to comment

  18. WOW!!
    What a terrific simple pleasure!!

  19. Aww, what a cute heart tomato! Love my garden tomatoes!