Saturday, June 11, 2011

Showing Some Pink in the Garden Today

Today for Pink Saturday I have walked through my garden and snapped some pictures of some pretty pinks!

This is Charlie our African Spur Turtle. He must weigh over 60 lbs. You can't tell in this picture how big he really is. I cannot pick him up he is so heavy! He has the run of the yard and the dogs are scared of him! They tell me he will get around 200 lbs one day. I feed him vegetables so that he will leave my garden flowers alone.

Yum, look at all these pink peaches on one of our peach trees! While I was walking around with my Grandson taking pictures today we came across this baby scared bunny. We picked him up and I put him in a box and my Grandson fed him some cabbage and grass. When our son came to pick up our grandson he was not happy with Grandma sending him home with a pet bunny. I love being a Grandma!

For more Pink Saturday posts, please go visit Ms Beverly at How Sweet the Sound!


Jenny's Heart said...
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Jenny's Heart said...

I love all your pretty pinks, but the Hydeangea has to be my favorite, I love them. Happy Pink Saturday.

janis said...

Oh Anne! What a beautiful Pink Saturday♥ The flowers are lovely~ And Charlie is so a Doll! I love that he has the run of the yard!
Have a Blessed weekend!

Darla said...

Love all the pinks here...I want to know more about Charlie? How do you get him to stay in your daughter has a small red-footed tortoise in her apartment..they grow like an inch a year.

From The Heart said...

What beautiful flowers! And I am amazed by the turtle. Great post!

Beverly said...

Happy Pink Saturday, dear Ann. I have missed you. How is your mother? I have had you all in my prayers.

Thank you for sharing this walk around the garden with your grandson. I love being a grandmother, too. We are going out to dinner today to celebrate the end of the school year. I have a hard time believing my guy is going to be a seventh grader. He truly does light up my life.

I was so excited to read about your avocado grove. You just can't know how much I would love to pick a few. I grew up with an avocado tree in the backyard, and we had yummy avocado dishes often.

Ann@A Sentimental Life said...

My hyrdangea is just now starting to turn pink. Yours is very pink! Looks like your going to have tons of peaches soon!

Jan@southernjunkin' said...

Happy Pink Saturday...Don't you just love the pinks in gardens?! They give a burst of pleasure among all the green! Grands are great!!

Sanghamitra Bhattacherjee(Mukherjee) said...

Stunning pics! Lovely blog! HPS! Now, your newest follower...hope you will follow me back:)

Sanghamitra. said...

What a beutiful garden! I want to be there!

Shabbyprimdelights said... all the pinks in your garden they are all so pretty.

Julie Harward said...

Oh but the grandson is happy with grandma and thats what counts! LOL Love your turtle and all the beautiful flowers! :D

Dogmom Diva said...

Anne, thank you for sharing part of your day with us..the bunny is precious and I love Charlie your turtle! and hydrangeas are my favorite, too! thank you for sharing!


Poppy @ With a Dash of Color said...

Wow! Such beautiful pink blooms! Loved going through each and every picture.. all of them are simply stunning. I loved those cup bird feeder... its perfect among all your pink beauties! Thanks for sharing with us! Would love you to visit me sometime. Have a lovely week!~Poppy

Mimi Sue said...

Beautiful pics of your beautiful flowers! Charlie looks like he's lots of fun. Poor little bunny. So adorable. Mimi

Paula said...

Oh, Miss Ann~ your flowers are so gorgeous! I love all the different shades of pink.... and your peaches look so yummy.
I love seeing pictures of Charlie~ he is huge for sure!
And how funny you sent your grandbaby home with a new pet... bad, bad Grandma!! *giggle*

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