Tiger Lillies – Tawny Daylily

The tiger lilies (or tawny daylilies) have bloomed bright and orange this year.

tawny daylily

tiger lilies

*** This site is comprised solely of the opinions of its author, Stacey Morgan Smith. She works to promote gardening and tourism in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, from Roanoke to the Potomac River.***

What’s Blooming Today on our Shenandoah Farm

What’s Blooming Today on our Shenandoah Farm

random purple allium flower

white hydrangea flower

red orange trumpet vine flower

blue borage flower

bad yellow and white honeysuckle flower

whatever this is

white queen anne’s lace flower

pink thistle flower

white shallot flower

light purple butterfly […]

Red Sky In Morning

I love that old saying… Red sky at night, sailor’s delight. Red sky at morning, sailor take warning. I grew up in a town with nowhere to sail, but I still knew the phrase! This morning, sailors would have taken warning. The sun came up bright red, and the clouds reflected the light back. I […]

Groundhog Day – Wordless Wednesday

Groundhog Day

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Stacey Learns to Grill Ribs

My attempt to learn how to grill begins! I smoked ribs, and I tell you, they are really, really good. If you want to learn more about the recipe and the results, click on over to Grilling with Rich, where I’m writing about my fun in the smoke.

sauced baby back ribs

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