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a peek of red

May 27, 2011

Fresh strawberries from the balcony. Since growing them I never buy strawberries anymore. Not because I have enough homegrown strawberries (I don’t), but because once you’ve tasted what a strawberry should really taste like the storebought stuff loses all appeal.
Same goes for cucumbers and tomatoes btw.

More gorgeous poppies. If only these fields didn’t make me sneeze quite so much.

A little plant at the barn.

I’m off to Italy to photograph a wedding, wishing you all a wonderful weekend!

10 Comments leave one →
  1. May 27, 2011 5:21 am

    Very nice shots :-)

  2. May 29, 2011 8:22 pm

    Oh, your reds! Love all the compositions in red here!

  3. May 30, 2011 2:25 am

    The second shot is perfection. I love, love, love everything about it. Beautiful!

  4. tidytipsy permalink*
    May 31, 2011 5:23 am

    Thank you guys!!
    I’m back from Italy, but have a lot of catching up to do, so I’ll be back in this space in a couple of days :)

  5. May 31, 2011 4:45 pm

    Great shots!

  6. June 1, 2011 6:01 pm

    Just perfect and wonderful. I love red, and your knack for taking such lovely, subdued shots really makes those gorgeous reds pop!

  7. June 3, 2011 11:15 pm

    You are so right. Once you taste homegrown anything – much better than store bought. Pictures are beautiful!

  8. tidytipsy permalink*
    June 5, 2011 6:04 am

    Thanks KKH and Amber!
    Lynda, I can’t wait for our cucumbers and tomatoes this year. We’re nearing the end of our strawberry harvest and the beans and peas have just started to be ready (yum!), but I know from last year that nothing beats the flavor of a homegrown cucumber and tomato.

  9. Alida permalink
    December 18, 2012 4:31 am

    I agree, home grown is overall awesome:) Our chickens ate tomatoes and now we have a small tomato plant in the middle of our lawn. You’ve inspired me to retry growing strawberries, I can’t wait to start again!:)

    • Kristina permalink*
      December 19, 2012 6:44 am

      Thanks Alida, have fun growing your strawberries :)

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