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Sunday, May 17, 2009

Serene Scenery Sunday

Ha roo, pups and cool cats!  Zim here, with this week's fix of serene scenery!  Let's start with some garden pix, shall we?

That volunteer pansy Ammy showed you last week has another bloom on it!

Second bloom on volunteer Pansy

Oddly enough, it seems to be doing better than the pansies did when they were up in the mailbox planter.  Ha roo roo roo!

The rose bush Aunt Janet sent us back in '07 has a bud!

Rose bud

I'll do my best to protect it from Oswald.  And his wife.  And the twins they apparently had...

How about some Minuet Weigela?

Minuet Weigela

And here's another look at the Miss Kim Lilacs:

Miss Kim Lilacs, full bloom

Can you smell them?  They make Mom feel very serene!

Mom also took another picture of one of our favs - the Snowball Viburnum:

Snowball Viburnum, mammatus clouds

But uh-oh!  Check the sky behind them!  Here's a better look:

DSCF0877, 15 MAY 09

OK... maybe they aren't too serene, but Ammy wanted me to post the picture.  How about a nice sunset, instead?  We haven't shown you one of those for a while!

15 MAY 09 sunset

Yep.  That's better.  The close of a sunny, beautiful day.  And you know what I was doing earlier, right?

Zzzzz..... sunshine..... zzzzz....

Now that's serene!

Play bows,


  1. They all are so lovely :)
    But Kiko here thinks that the last one wins, big time!!!

    hugs and kisses from kikos world

  2. Hard to be a Zimstigator snoozing in the sun.

  3. Very nice flowers! I bet it is nice to relax in such a pretty yard!


  4. Happy Serene Sunday!
    My mom loves all your flowers!
    And those clouds are pretty too!
    Have a great day!
    Kisses and hugs

  5. Viburnum - Mom can't get enough of those - she wants to get one too.

    Another perfect day in Kansas - we will be deck-sunning too.

    Woos, the OP Pack

  6. We are all feeling very serene over here in Scotland now!
    We are glad you liked the music to our video - we thought that was quite relaxing too!
    We loved your sunset - hard to pick a favourite as we love lilac - we also thought today it is a pity we cant send the scent too!
    Enjoy your serenity!
    love and kisses
    The Basset Babes xxx

  7. We love lilacs and we have a bush in our back yard, but its been so cold, they don't appear yet. Soon I hope!

    I like the last picture too.


  8. Such pretty flowers! Happy sunday!

  9. We loved all the photos, thanks for sharing. Those clouds look like marshmallows!!

  10. Jan is such a murderer, the only way we could post flower pictures would be to take them at someone else's house.

  11. Furry nice floral stuff with some khool khlouds AND khanines too!

    PeeEssWoo: Mom says she had Siberian Iris at the other house under the front window so woo always got to see them pulling in the driveway. She misses them too!

  12. What a beautiful serene post with the beautiful flowers and the magnificent sky and sunset!

    Love ya lots,
    Maggie and Mitch

  13. Hey Z-man! All the blooms are very pretty and those clouds are very cool, but you got us with that sunset-----wowsers!
    And the last shot.....well, it's perfect!
    Slobbers xx

  14. Zimmie, I totally want to come and hang out on the deck with you. It's so serene there!

    Huffle Mawson

  15. BeaWootiful, but you are the prettiest flower there, sunning on the deck!
    -Kira The BeaWootiful

  16. Such beautiful flowers in your yard and a beautiful sunset! How exciting that Oswald's family is growing! Hope you enjoyed your nap on the deck!

  17. More beautiful flowers!!

    We actually had sun today too!

    Chasing my tale...
    Addie, Lucie, and Hailey

  18. Great place for a snooze!

    Those clouds are really cool! And the sunset and flowers are so pretty


  19. Beawootifully serene scenes! Thank woo!

    Woos & a-roos,
    Star & Jack a-roo

  20. What a beautiful flowers!!My mommy is very thrilled about them! We do have a lots of flowers...I should post about it!
    Love you all, Nessa

  21. Very pretty! Those plants would make a great background for new pictures of YOU!


  22. Tvolunteer pansy is doing great. If youse guys move to Atlanta Ammy can get a job at the Weather Channel with Jim Cantore.
    - TBH