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tin and sparkle · 3d ago

Bird Nests

I think birds like letters as much as we contributors of ABC Wednesday.While on vacation this past week I caught sight of several bird nests in letters!!Give me an a:Give me an E:Finally an ...
tin and sparkle · 1W ago

Apropo

This is the time to begin a new journey for ABC WEDNESDAY.  So it is apropo that I wish everyone connected good luck!!It is the appropriate time and very apt  that everyone give a big round ...
tin and sparkle · 1W ago

S mores and smoke

S mores and smoke filled our yard on this Independence Day.  We had 14 over for dinner, s mores and fireworks. Ages 4 and up were celebrating.We had an assembly line going with all the yummy...
tin and sparkle · 2W ago

Z Trip

Well that round zipped by don't you think??  Letter Z can be a tricky one so if I see anything with z I snap a picture.A few weeks ago saw this car zipping by and got my image.Have you zippe...
tin and sparkle · 2W ago

Iron gates

If you have visited me often you know I love anything made of metal, iron, tin etc.  Last weekend I purchased this really cool iron fence piece for my rose garden.I bought this out of town, ...
tin and sparkle · 3W ago

Yarrow

Yarrow is a perennial new to me that  I am trying this year, it is a flowering herb.  Doing some research it was also used by Native Americans as a wash for sunburns and can be used to treat...
tin and sparkle · 1M ago

Summer fun

Summer fun MANY years ago, me in the middle of my sisters at the time. You will notice this was 62 years ago, but who's counting.Looks like we are enjoying Vess Pop, anyone remember Vess?  I...
tin and sparkle · 1M ago

Winky Dink and You

Something fun to remember today about my childhood.  In the 1950's there was a children's show called "Winky Dink and You".  I can remember watching it on Saturday mornings and playing along...
tin and sparkle · 1M ago

Variegated

Variegated is an adjective in foliage means having or consisting of leaves that are edged or patterned in a second color.  Multicolored plants are my favorite and they usually catch my eye a...
tin and sparkle · 1M ago

Uncommon Valor

"Uncommon valor was a common virtue" - Chester Mintz, March 16, 1945.  Mr. Mintz was an American Admiral who was reflecting on the sacrifice of the Marines who fought at Iwo Jima.I thought t...