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Sunday, August 22, 2010

Serene Scenery Sunday - Mum's the Word!

Ha roo, pups and cool cats! It's me, Zim, here with Serene Scenery Sunday. Today, it's all about my mum's mums. We currently have three different colors blooming in front of Ao4 Headquarters, and I just love checking them out when I go out! Let's have a look!

Here is a little pot of pink ones on the front porch:

DSCN6410 Zim and more Mums

I wasn't trying to eat them or anything; that would not be in keeping with the whole "
serenity" theme. Well, it works for me, but that sort of thing seems to get mom all spun up. Here's a close-up:

DSCN6407 Mums
Mum's mums

Pretty, aren't they? That pot will fill in soon and look a lot fuller. (For more close-ups, please feel free to visit the Garden Pix set on our FlickR page.)

Over in the garden, just to the left of
where Calico Kitty was lounging the other day, we have a line of white mums mom planted a bunch of years ago. They're real full and tall; in front of those, she planted three smaller gold ones! Over here:

DSCN6421 Zim and the Mums

I like that color; it makes me feel all warm and fuzzy. I mean
on the inside. I'm already warm and fuzzy on the outside. Ha roo roo roo! Here's a close-up:

DSCN6413 Mums

And here is a white bloom; there are only a couple flowers on them right now. The rest are waiting for cooler weather to come out.

DSCN6414 Mums

So that's what's blooming out front right now. There are lots of things in the backyard. I had plenty of time to check everything out the other day, as I spent a lot of time on the deck. You see ... not to bring up something totally un-serene or anything ... but I had a ... b-a-t-h. Actually, I was really good about it (for a Siberian Husky) and felt great afterwards. Here I am, drying off on the deck:

IMG_0007 Zim
The after-bath

Don't I look like a rock star? Anyway, I'll show you around the back gardens tomorrow, OK? Let's just enjoy the mums for now!

Have a serene Sunday!

Play bows,


  1. Handsome, Zim, the mum's are beautiful, but your photo is our favorite!...Yes, sweetie, you rock!!...Happy Sunday, stay cool friends...xoxo...Calle, Halle, Sukki

  2. pretty mums! the colors are beautiful! what does Ammy have to say about those orange ones though!

  3. Oh I luvs baths! I thinks you may want to send your hoomans over to help my Momma, her flowers look like crap. Somethin' bouts watering, weedin', and not having time is always her excuse. We have a beautiful plant in the bathroom - it's plastic BOL!

    woof - Tucker

  4. Oh, your mom's mums. Not your mom's mom. We get it.

    Beautiful flowers. Don't let Jan near them! They'll die.

  5. Those sure are some pretty flowers. My mom doesn't have a green thumb and usually feels bad if she buys anything green because she knows it will just die.

  6. Your flowers are beautiful!


  7. What beautiful flowers! Zim, you are very handsome after the b-a-t-h. Lots of love, Debbie and Holly

  8. Hi Zim,

    We have miss you all bunches! And we luv your Mum's mums. Gorgeous pictures!

    Have a great Sunday!

    Riley and Star.

  9. Beautiful mums!
    Nice bath!
    Happy Serene Sunday!
    Kisses and hugs

  10. Mumms mumms are purrty. We smell some buddy who is nice and clean..
    Benny & Lily

  11. Your mums are just beautiful, Zim! We don't see many pink ones here!

    Love ya lots
    Maggie and Mitch

  12. Gorgeous flowers, especially liked the gold mums - beautiful warm colour.
    Zim you are looking wonderful after your bath!
    Martha and Bailey xx

  13. You do look like a rock star and I bet you smell great too.


  14. Your mum's mums are very pretty Zim. Thank you for showing them to us! We're looking forward to your tour of the backyard too! Bet you are super fuzzy after your bath!

  15. Mmmmmmm! Love those golden mums! And, you of course after your rock star bath :)

    Hugs and snaggle-tooth kisses,
    Sierra Rose

  16. You are always a rock star in my eyes Zimmie!


  17. Magnificent looking mums!
    Do they smell great?


  18. Woooo! Definite "Rock Star" quality there, Zim! And we luv your mums mums!

    jack a-roo & miss moo

  19. Those flowers are just beautiful! I bet they smell good!


  20. Beautiful! Our human loves your garden mums. They are so pretty!

    Love the shot of you too, Zim! :)

  21. You were good while having a bath? Crazy! :) Mom and dad are going to have a great time trying to give us a bath this weekend!

    Love all those gorgeous pics! :)