Last week we had triple digit weather and fires and yesterday, the weather got chilly and it rained. While it was raining, I remembered that Jenny had saved some seeds for me to plant with the instructions: "scatter seeds after autumn rain."Love in a Mist and Rose Campion. I believe that Jenny's mom brought the Rose Campion from Sweden. Jenny's garden is full of stories, I'll have to take some pictures of it sometime.
I put my mind to finding some orange enamel pots and such about a year ago as I thought it would be a nice punch of color in the kitchen which is going to be white and my dishes are all white. My plan was and is to casually look for some when thrifting. Well, a few weeks ago, I finally found a double boiler and it was only $1.50! The enamel is chipped here and there, but it adds character: