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Sunday, August 29, 2010

Butterfly houses and Hummingbirds

Ahh..Sunday!  A blessed, peaceful day!  Hubby finished the little Butterfly house he made for the garden and it looks so cute there among the last of summers flowers by the shed.  The hummingbird has been here all day, buzzing in and out to drink.  We love seeing them.  The butterflies were in the Lantana all day and I am hoping to catch them looking over the house--perhaps tomorrow.
Hubby painted this little house with acrylic outdoor paint and did it free hand from his imagination-Love it!  It is so cheerful and bright!


This little "Hummer" was just as cute as she could be as she visited the nectar several times throughout the day.  Such a joy to watch! 

             Such Beauty...

Thank you God for Hummingbirds
  And all your creatures dear.
We are very blessed to have them
   around us so very near.
Thank you for all the creatures
  that bless our humble space
Each time we gaze upon their beauty
We catch a glimpse of Your beautiful face.
                   
                      ©Kerrie O'Hearn Marquart

6 comments:

~~Carol~~ said...

Your butterfly house is so pretty, and your hummer pictures are amazing! I've been trying all day to get a picture of them feeding at my cardinal flowers. I sat at the patio table, with the camera at the ready, but every time I went to pick it up, they buzzed away!

maría cecilia said...

Such a darling hubby you have, my dear kerrie!!!! Hope one day my husband makes something at home, he is so workaholic!!!
Convey my congrats to your husband for the worderful creations he has made!!!!
cariños,
maria cecilia
p.s. I have been working a lot in my garden lately as spring is approaching over here...

welcome to my world of poetry said...

I do so love butterflies and your butterfly house is superb.Wonderful pictures and verse.
Have a good week/
Yvonne.

Donna said...

Hi Kerrie,
I love the butterfly house your hubby made ~ it's so pretty! We're enjoying the hummingbirds too....we have several fighting for the feeder, such fun to watch.
Enjoy your day!
Hugs,
Donna

Marydon said...

G'morn, sweet Kerrie ~ Oh, the delight I receive in a hummingbird at a feeder ... or in flight ... or upon a flower. My favorite bird ever! You have been so fortune to capture her so beautifully ... I envy you.

Hope Bill is doing better.

Have a beautiful summer's day ~
TTFN ~Hugs, Marydon

teddy bears Marin to Venice said...

Hi Kerrie,
I find these sweet photos!

Rosarita