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B Is For Beautiful

Today I will dedicate the letter B to all things I find to be beautiful.
First I will show you some of the flowers I have seen and had the pleasure of photographing.

From my mother-in-law's garden.

From my mother's garden. Notice the bee buzzing around?

From an Easter bouquet the hubby got me last year.
How about some beautiful skies before my eyes...

God was smiling on us this day!

Even on the verge on a storm, it is amazing to see!

How about beauty in a bead of water?

What about a building or landmark if you prefer. The CN Tower used to be the largest tower in the world. Now it's second to the Buraj al Arab in Dubai.

This is my niece Bella, short for Isabella. Bella is also Italian for Beautiful. Which she is, cute as a button!

Now you know I saved the best for last. My babies! My boy, Kris, you met him in yesterday's post. Brianna is my youngest, and now a teen too!

~All opinions are my own. All photos are mine.~



  1. Beautiful is the perfect word to describe this post Freda, each photo is an absolutely wonderful 'B'. You did save the best for last, your children and your niece are all adorable.

    I love the Busy Bee on the Beautiful Bloom.

  2. I came here on the Surprise me button and I'm so glad. Some very beautiful pictures indeed.

  3. Lots of beauty here, esp the kids, of course, and my favorite is the first flower macro.

  4. Wow your kinds are adorable and your niece is beautiful!

  5. Enjoyed your B is for beautiful. Your babies are adorable. That first flower is gorgeous. I luv the bright color. I see a raindrop on one flower. And the skies just gorgeous. Thanks for a wonderful B.

  6. From your family photos to your skies of temperament and those gorgeous flower blossoms this is a most perfect B for Beauty.

  7. Very, very Beautiful, Freda! From the flowers to your family--all gorgeous!

    Here's my "B":

  8. Hi Freda,
    Love all your Beauty pictures. Really like that one with the water drop. Your babies are beautiful. We have a Bella granddaughter. She's the oldest of twins. Her brother is Luke. Thanks for stopping by my place. Have a great day!

    Just Books

  9. Followed you here from the A-Z challenge. Your pictures are BEAUTIFUL! The children are gorgeous. :)

  10. These are great photos. The kids are adorable.

  11. What gorgeous photos. And the kids are cute.

  12. Love that first pic!



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