Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Sanctuary



One of the highlights of the weekend was spending time in Paula's beautiful gardens...

















... a peaceful and tranquil sanctuary.

It was just what I needed.

I hope that your week is going well!

Since this is a mostly white post and tomorrow is Wednesday, I am linking to Kathleen at Faded Charm....make sure you pop over to see all the other participants! :)

41 comments:

Yaya Chique, Home of debi lynn designs said...

Hey sweet pea!
Thanks again for all your love and support...it always means a lot! Beautiful gardens--LOVE that bird house! xo..deb

Linda said...

Beautiful garden! The bird house is so sweet!

Shelia said...

Hi Laura! What a lovely garden and I can see why you'd love to be here.
Be a sweetie,
Shelia ;)

Angela said...

Wow, what a garden and great birdhouses!!

Marsha's Mpressions said...

Love the birdhouse!!

SweetPeaknits said...

Such a beautiful garden. Love teh birdhouse.

Sarah said...

Oh, this is a beautiful garden. I love the different birdhouses and those white blooms. Perfection! ~ Sarah

Cassie said...

Lovely pictures...just beautiful!

Bella said...

Hi Laura, What a gourgeous garden, love those bird house! What a perfect place to relax :-)
Bella

Sweet Cottage Dreams said...

Beautiful and so serene. What a lovely place to while the time in.

Becky

Linda said...

What a lovely garden...I can see why it was so peaceful for you!

Andy's Attic said...

What a lovely garden. So serene.
Annette

red ticking said...

LOVE these images... wishing you a wonderful week as well xx pam

Kom Achterom said...

What a beautiful garden!
I love the birdhouse it is so romantic.
Have a wunderful day
Yolanda

BonjourRomance said...

Bonjour LAura,
What a marvelous garden. The two story bird house is adorable, lucky birds!
Hope you're having a good week,
Mimi

Zita - Mlle Magpie said...

Paula's garden is a most beautiful and peaceful place to be, Laura. I'm so glad you got to spend some time there.

jade said...

What a wonderful and magical place, dear Laura.........your friends garden is sooooo lovely!!!

Have a very good day, Hugs Jade

Linens Lace and Lattes said...

You always feed my flower addiction with your beautiful pictures! deb

KarenSue said...

What a beautiful day and to be with a friend.
Enjoy your day!

Linda said...

Thanks for the tour. I also toured garden #1 same person. Just lovely. I also purchased a birdhouse that is very similar to the larger one. Have a great day!!

Lululiz said...

I love the birdhouse!!! I wonder whether I can talk DH into making me something similar? One of these days? I can but dream, lol. Beautiful flower photos as well.

time-worn interiors said...

Beautiful gardens, makes me wanna run right out and work on my yard! My yard is fairly barren, we have terrible soil! I long for black dirt to play in!
TOT

Melly said...

What a beautiful place to just be :)

Ozma of Odds said...

...oh what a charming bird CASTLE!!
Birds truely can enrich our days:)
xo, Rosemary

Happy To Be/ Gl♥ria said...

Beautiful garden...thanks for sharing...Hugs and smiles Gl♥ria

32˙North said...

Hi Laura,

That clematis looks like it's going to grow up a storm this summer. What a wonderful garden!

Amanda

Rosemary said...

Beautiful gardens!!
Rosemary

Beach House Living said...

A lovely setting where it looks like all stress could melt away in mere moments.

Junebug Furniture and Design said...

Thank you for sharing your friend's beautiful garden...it's lovely!

Gorgeous Blog too!

Glad & Celia/Junebug

Faded Charm said...

I'm loving this beautiful garden especially the white picket fence and birdhouses. You just can't have enough of that look.

Thanks dor playing along.

Kathleen

serendipity woman said...

I dearly love that arch and fence...I was just wondering what we could do with a barren part of our yard, and there it is...
thank you for sharing..
glenda

Theresa said...

Tranquil... Love these pictures, how peaceful! Have a blessed day and thanks for sharing your visit with us! HUGS!

Les Cotrions said...

Your friend has such an enchanting garden! I could spend hours there!!!
Hugs to Rob!!!
Take care!
Vale

La Petite Gallery said...

I love that soloman Seal I have some and I also have the little white flower under
the solomans. Don't know what it's called..

lovely Garden yvonne

Garden Antqs Vintage said...

What an absolutely beautiful place. Thanks for sharing, T

www.MaisonStGermain.com said...

Very pretty. I can see why you see it as peaceful:)
~Debra
Blog: Capers of the vintage vixens

Olivia~ said...

oh my sweetness I love this birdhouse!
darling!
Hugs,
Olivia

Allison Shops said...

What a lovely garden. Thanks for sharing. Look forward to seeing more of your blog. Dropping by from White Wednesday; Tailored Kitchen.

Allison
Atticmag

Julie@beingRUBY said...

Oh my goodness!!! those birdhouses!!! how incredible!! I want one.. hahaha... Paula's gardens are as beautiful as her home.. xxx Julie

Lori said...

what a truly beautiful garden...thanks for taking us along:)

Annesphamily said...

Love those birdhouses! Gorgeous! Anne