"Mattie"

Thursday, June 20, 2013

ABC Wednesday - W stands for Water!




W stands for Whale . . .

Whales lives in Water . . .

Water begins with  
 !!!
      
Speaking of Whales, do you remember "Simple Simon?"   
Here's one stanza...





Simple Simon went a fishing
for to catch a WHALE!
But the only water he could find
was in his mother's pail.


Now that we've found ourselves discussing pails, and water, and fishing, and whales . . . consider the new little "pail" I've acquired in my backyard...


 Meet Lucy and Ethel (below)
Lucy and Ethel are Shubunkin Goldfish.  Click on the link for information.

The photo below shows a closeup of the "bog area," which contains miniature cattails . . .


and Ricky and Fred!  

What do you think?
Which pond do you favor?


I'll meet you out back with the fishing poles!  :-)
SG

This post and photos belong to http://yardisgreen.blogspot.com


ABC Wednesday is a meme that hosts many participants.  
Please click on the logo to find others.

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

ABC Wednesday - V for Vignettes



Vignette  /vin' yet/  n. a short impressionistic scene that focuses on one moment or gives a trenchant impression about a character, an idea or a setting.



the large vs the small




Th-Th-Th- That's All, Folks!!  :-)


This post and photographs therein are property of http://yardisgreen.blogspot.com

Have a great week!
SG
 
Click on the logo above to visit ABC Wednesday's many
posts illustrating the letter V!  Many thanks to the blog
creators and supporters!