Appreciating the Crepe Myrtle

img_0601When we first started house-hunting in Santa Rosa seven years ago, Mama fell in love with the abundance of bright, beautiful Crepe Myrtle trees lining many streets here.

For her first birthday in our new home, we got two of these gorgeous trees and planted them in our front yard. Each year we eagerly watch the progress of the blooms. Tonight we finally saw enough blossoms to go out and see them up close. Mama was delighted!

img_0603Following the trees’ progression through the seasons reminds of me a particular tree from my childhood that Mama and I also watched on our daily commute.

Today’s #OneGoodThing with Mama was appreciating the Crepe Myrtle! What was your #OneGoodThing today? Please share in the comments! And remember, kindness is everything!

Day 227 of 365. And Now Totaling 2,054 Days In A Row. Here’s the first 366 and the following 365, as well as year three, year four, and year five of #OneGoodThing Daily!

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