Monday, June 3, 2013

GARDEN PARTY




Gather a group of talented women writers into a garden with lots of food, wonderful conversation and a lovely day  add a variety of hats--and you have an enjoyable garden party. 
Then ask them all to pose for photos.
 
 
 

 
I wish I had taken many more photos. I had forgotten to bring my camera out to use until after a few people had left.  My mind was so frazzled as this was my first party in many years!
I am sure there will be more gatherings in my backyard haven.
Lisa N. did an amazing job on the front and back yards, and was such a wonderful friend to help me prepare.  I was so discombobulated as not used to this. Thanks Lisa!

18 comments:

  1. How awesome. I love the brown tone shots!
    I really would have had more fun at this party than where I was that day but am thrilled you remembered your camera eventually. :D

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  2. Loved the pictures., Rose. It shows that we did have a wonderful time. Thanks for being the hostess with the mostest.
    Moma

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  3. You were a perfect hostess,Rose. I felt so welcome and comfortable. The pics are wonderful.
    Alida

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  4. Thanks so much for hosting the perfect garden party! Love the pictures. Alice

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  5. OH HOW I wish I could have been there! What a splendid bouquet of beauties.

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  6. Rose! how exciting a garden party - and with all female writers! The wonderful photos bespoke of a tremendously successful gathering.
    The sepia photo is brilliant and I adore your floppy hat!

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  7. Golly. Looks like a good time was had by all. Wish I could have been there, but helped Sue all day with her students' annual music recital. Hopefully next year.

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  8. Lovely flowers in your garden! Sorry I had to miss it as well, but love the photos!

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  9. Such lovely flowers in your garden! Sorry that I couldn't make it, but glad to see these wonderful photos.

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  10. I love the hats! The black and white processing made me think for a minute that this party happened in the 30's. Love it!
    Your photos are beautiful, thanks for sharing.
    (Came over from Walkabout Wednesday)

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  11. What fun. A garden party and all the hats are awesome! Great pics!

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  12. It's wonderful, and imagine the next time it will be even better.

    Love love love the candid shots.

    Jen

    Oh...and our Boo is exactly like your Kayla? I have a wand with some ribbons tied on it, and he loves chasing them through the house...and he doesn't even know he is getting exercise.

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  13. Looks like a fun group!

    mypoeticpath.wordpress.com

    Rose, I also have a prompt blog:

    wovendreamsprompts.wordpress.com

    if you'd like to share a poem etc.. this week, re: the subject you mentioned at my poetry blog. Thanks so much for your kind, heartfelt words.

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  14. Hi, My comment disappeared!

    Thanks so much re: your comment and heartfelt words today at My Poetic Path. I also have a prompt blog, if you'd like to share a poem etc..there too, this week's prompt is: Memories, coming up tomorrow.

    wovendreamsprompts.wordpress.com

    Looks like a fun group! I love the hats too.

    Take care, G

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  15. I sure wish I could have been there. If only it were possible to clone myself. Then I could have been at the first birthday party I got to spend with my grandson and been able to go to your neat looking party. It would've been a stretch for me to wear a hat, though. I don't wear them as a general rule. :P

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  16. Rose, I am late in thanking you for such a lovely get together. It was so nice to sit and visit your beautiful home. Dana

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  17. Wonderful. Those pictures are so sweet, so candid. Everyone looks friendly; :-)

    Pearl

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