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Fresh Pick: “FROG & TOAD U R INVITED IN”

Posted by limabeads on July 18 at 09:15 am

This Fresh Pick was designed by KATHERINE T on Jul. 10, 2013.

KATHERINE T says: While working in the garden with my son he uncovered first a toad which I directed him to put in my garden to eat the bugs. I keep broken pots so the toads have a place to stay if they would like to. Shortly after he found the toad up popped a tree frog which I haven't seen in our yard in quite a few years! I'm happy to see nature be content to stay in my garden.

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  1. Blooming Ideas
    Blooming Ideas says:

    Delightful nature pick! Cute story too! :)

  2. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Lovely story and pick!

  3. Lady425 aka Beth
    Lady425 aka Beth says:

    Lovely story – very nice pick!

  4. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Lovely pick! Great story!

  5. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    If your garden is as beautiful as your picks, Katherine, I would think it would be full of toads and frogs who want to call it home.
    Thanks for sharing the story – - -

  6. KATHERINE T
    KATHERINE T says:

    Well I’m working on it but I think it is pretty:)

  7. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    I would love to see a picture of your garden. :) You must be doing something right to have amphibians hanging around! This pick is very cute, too, btw~ :)

  8. Asia
    Asia says:

    I would love to be invited too, this looks great :D

  9. KATHERINE T
    KATHERINE T says:

    I don’t know how to do that.

  10. KATHERINE T
    KATHERINE T says:

    I have them on my facebook but I don’t know if I can do it on Lima

  11. KATHERINE T
    KATHERINE T says:

    Ok duhhh I see the attach picture i’ll do it today:)

  12. KATHERINE T
    KATHERINE T says:

    here is my front door garden and one of the pots I keep for toads.

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  13. KATHERINE T
    KATHERINE T says:

    This is a few pics of flowers from the front garden.

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  14. KATHERINE T
    KATHERINE T says:

    Circle garden (not really a circle)and the 3rd one is the outside of my fruit garden

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  15. KATHERINE T
    KATHERINE T says:

    this is 2 more smaller gardens as you walk around the house

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  16. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Fantastic garden, KT!! I am jealous!! :) I try for the look you have but when the city redid my street and the energy co. cut down some trees, I was reduced to moving my gardens to different areas and I lost some plants in the process! It is rebuilding time for me this year. :) I hope I can have something like your gardens by this time next year.

  17. KATHERINE T
    KATHERINE T says:

    Thank’s This is from several years of work but I’m still not finished yet. It will still be some time before everything is groomed the way I want it.

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