Love Of Nature, Photography, Gardening And Country Valley Living

Thursday, April 26, 2012

A Garden Surprise


Yesterday on Papa’s way home from work he stopped in town for a few bits and pieces of groceries that we needed   and surprised me with this sweet garden solar light !


                                   I took this photo to see what it looks like in the light !

solar hummingbird-2

                 Papa took this photo to see what this pretty hummer and flower looks like lit up !

                                   I love it , it is soo cute ! Thanks Papa !

He also picked up more planter hummer feeders for me as one of my old ones broke !


                    I should get Papa to go to Wally’s world more often on his own lol !

                              Yup I’m easy , it doesn't take much to make me happy Open-mouthed smile !

                                                          Thank you Papa  Red heartRed heart !!!!!!

The weather yesterday was nice sunny and warm, today  to be raining and cool . Yesterday I had a feeling that our Hummers and or Baltimore Orioles will be back soon so I made a batch of home made nectar and put one of each feeder out !  I was right the Baltimore Oriole came back just hours after I had put the feeder out . I went to get my camera and BOOHOO ! batteries deader then a door nail . RATS ! , DARN IT !  I shouted   . I have two rechargeable batteries in my camera cause I have a battery pack called a grip attached to it and a hand strap attached to it all  , so I had to wait till they where charged , I need to get two more batteries so I can have a set charged at all times but the batteries are pretty pricy ! Oh well Mr Oriole  will be around till the fall I will have plenty of photos of him to bore ya with !

Any who   got to go now kettle is screaming at me need my cup of tea as it is 7:40 am and I shall be watching one of my favourite TV  shows  that I record Coronation ST  or as us fans call it  Corrie ST  it has been on for over 50 years I have been watching it for 30 years !

        Until next time hope you all have a great day !

                  Country Gal


Muffy's Marks said...

I love your surprise gift from Papa, if it goes missing, I am 'borrowing' it. I want one too. That reminds me, next week-end I'll be with all my grands, I better charge up. Or I will be very angry.

Honeysuckle Haven Cottage said...

If i would have seen this at wally world yesterday i would have one too! I LOVE it!!

MTWaggin said...

That is really cute! He done goooood!!!!

Beverly said...

How cute is that!! My Mom got me a solar turtle for our glows blue at night. Not so sure I ever saw a blue turtle before. Oh, and I love your header!!! Great picture!

Stewey said...

That is a wonderful gift!

Julie Marie said...

Love your new little solar light, so pretty at night!... and how fun your birdies have returned... I can hardly wait for our Hummers to arrive any day now!... xoxo Julie Marie

Lois Evensen said...

How pretty! :))))

~Kim at Golden Pines~ said...

I love your little gift, how thoughtful!!

I've also had dead batteries at the moment when I didn't need them to be--That or a full memory card! ARGH!! :-)

I do hope your day is going well!!

Crystal said...

Love the solar light! Even better it was a surprise :)

Patsy said...

I like your solar light best with the flower ,so cute.

Marty Oravetz said...

Oh wow, how pretty is this. I love it. Such a great gift and so stunning at night. Hugs, Marty

A Brit in Tennessee said...

That is the prettiest solar light I have seen to date, I have the Hummingbird, bur sadly no flower to accompany it :(
How sweet of your husband.

Gone Country said...

Great surprises! Love the solar light!

KSO said...

Beautiful pictures!

Anonymous said...

The solar lights have come a long way. Patty got some of the first ones out and they fell apart pretty fast. She has a globe now and it is small but seems to be working fine.

Gail said...

I LOVE that light.

What a sweetheart.

From Beyond My Kitchen Window said...

What a thoughtful husband. I love the way it lights up!