Tag Archives: butterflies

Saturday in the Lyndale Gardens = Lake Harriet Rose Garden – August Paradise

While the drought caused havoc for the farmers in Minnesota, the flower garden at Lake Harriet has flourished. The rains came yesterday and here’s some of what I saw today. This Saturday the Monarch butterflies were plentiful. The roses were … Continue reading

Posted in animals, environment, health, photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

A Contemplative Life – August Roses = Lyndale Garden – A Place of Peace in 2020

People wander and stop to enjoy the flowers and peace of the gardens. A magic garden of busy work where gardeners with volunteers were prepping the flower beds. Continue reading

Posted in animals, gardens, health, photography, poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Butterfly Day = Sightings

Eastern end Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly & Monarch at the Lyndale Garden Minneapolis, Minnesota Continue reading

Posted in animals, environment, gardens, photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

A Perfect Day – Remembrance

On September 11th, I worked at a corporation, who lost staff members on the upper floor of the first tower. I happened to be in the lobby of our building 2000 miles from the event, when the news came on the television screen. The images filled me with a sadness of loss I had never know before. Continue reading

Posted in Art and Architecture | Tagged , , , , , , | 9 Comments