I had my Mother’s Day break­fast out­side this morn­ing in the potager. My gar­den­ing com­pan­ion was one of my Papil­lon babies, Sophie. The com­pany was charm­ing and the view was beautiful.

Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms out there.

Sophie with peonies and wisteria

Sophie, the Papillon

Peonies and wisteria

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3 Responses to “A Little Dog, Peonies and Wisteria — Happy Mother’s Day!”

  1. Gail Says:

    Robin, Happy Mother’s Day to you. The gar­den looks delight­fully charm­ing today~Sophie is too cute. xogail

  2. Diana/SharingNaturesGarden Says:

    Happy Mother’s Day to you, too. Looks like you had a great morn­ing in your beau­ti­ful gar­den with your sweet girl! Excited to see you in Asheville next week.

  3. Murat Says:

    Such lovely pho­tos. I also wish hap­pi­ness and send my con­grats to all moms of the world. Every­day, we should appre­ci­ate our moms for they have pre­sented us life!

Garden and food writer Robin Ripley is co-author of Grocery Gardening. Her new book, Wisdom for Home Preservers, is now available from Taunton Press. Bumblebee is about her life in rural Maryland, her garden, cooking, dogs and pet chickens. She also blogs about food and chickens at Eggs & Chickens. Follow her on Twitter, Pinterest and Facebook. Thank you for visiting.


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