A Wildflower Adventure

We went on a wildflower adventure today. We headed up to Brenham (Washington County, Texas), where we saw a few along the roadside, but not very many at places where I could pull over to take the pictures that I wanted to take. We did find a few in front of the Giddings Stone Mansion along with some beautiful roses.


Rose at Giddings Stone Mansion ©2017 Suzanne G. McClendon

There were zillions of them in Austin County near Bellville in both directions and in the median.  I settled for the roadside flowers because it is too dangerous to try to walk over to the median, even though it had a tremendous amount of flowers. I don’t need to have “Flattened for a Bluebonnet” engraved on my name rock. 🙂

Here are a few of my favorite shots from today.

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Isn’t Heavenly Father a wonderful landscape artist? 🙂

Have a blessed day, y’all!

About Suzanne Gunter McClendon

I am a South Carolina native, but have been living on the Texas Gulf Coast for 14 years now. David and I have been married for 34 years. Our children are grown. Some are here at home, others are out in the big world doing their "thing". I enjoy genealogy, reading, writing, photography, digital art, fiber arts, cooking and much, much more.
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8 Responses to A Wildflower Adventure

  1. ghostmmnc says:

    Beautiful! 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Gorgeous! Wildflowers are a festive riot!

    Liked by 1 person

  3. David E. McClendon Sr. says:

    It was a great day and a fun trip. I love you. Zing! Zing!

    Liked by 1 person

  4. 15andmeowing says:

    Those are beautiful photos, such nice colors.

    Liked by 1 person

    • Thank you, Ellen. 🙂

      I love photographing flowers and there are so many around here this time of year especially. Really, there are flowers throughout the year here. I think they sometimes forget that they are supposed to take a winter break. 🙂 Have a blessed day.


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