Favorites : Peonies

Pretty flowers make me happy especially when they're my favorites which happen to be peonies. 
They look gorgeous and smell amazing! I just love it when they're in season. What is your favorite flower? 

Health update: I'm feeling considerably better this week. The vertigo episodes have been less frequent and my ankle injury is pretty much healed. That said, I'm not pushing my luck and still taking it easy for the time being.

Photos: Through My Lens


  1. Beautiful photos of an exquisite flower, love peonies too! Especially pink ones.

  2. I love peonies. I planted two in our backyard (bulbs) two years ago and they never came up. However, early this spring I thought one started to come up... I guess I should go check on that. lol Too many flowers.............. lol (:

  3. Gorgeous photos, sweetie! I wish I could plant peonies on my balcony, they are also among my favorite flowers. It's just such a pity that they don't last longer!

    Take care of yourself, sweetie!

    xx Ivana

    Macarons and Pearls

  4. looove peonies too - so so pretty. and hope you continue to feel better!
    -- jackie @ jade and oak

  5. Peonies are so pretty! I'm a big fan of tulips! Give them to me in an assortment of colors. HaHaHa

  6. Hi Rowena! Love peonies too, especially in pink! My favorite flower are roses but I like also daisies, tulips and sunflowers! Glad you are feeling better this week, take easy and rest! Have a nice evening dear, kisses! xo

  7. I know peonies are gorge! We use them all the time on the covers at the magazine.

    Ali of

    Dressing Ken

  8. Peonies are one of my favorite flowers. They're magnificent!

  9. These are one of my favorites as well. My mother picked about 40 of them recently and has them stuffed all over her house, she has them growing outside but they would have been ruined with all the rain we have had. They smell sooooo good.

  10. love your pictures! i am in love with peonies!

  11. Hey gorgeous:) Glad you are feeling a little better at the moment .. you are a trooper and I admire your (always) positive attitude. Peonies and roses are my two favorite flowers. I've got these bright pink peonies in my kitchen and they are so pretty. I always say they're the flower that keeps giving because they just keep opening and opening and they even look pretty when the petals start to fall.

    I've missed blogging but it's been super busy around here lately and I have company.

    Have a nice weekend Rowena.


  12. These pictures are so pretty!! I love peonies too. I hope you feel all better soon :D

  13. Love peonies too. I'm a big fan of this color. It's very refined and delicate.
    Lovely photos.

  14. Adore peonies, a favourite!! So beautiful. I'm really glad your feeling a bit better, I hope it continues and doesn't go the other way any more. Take good care doll *hugs* x

  15. Beautiful flowers!!!
    Have a wonderful weekend, dear Rowena!! g+ and like for you!!!:)))

    Besos, desde EspaƱa, Marcela♥

  16. hi Rowena!!!
    glad to hear you're doing great!!! I love flowers too.. and I always buy fresh one as possible. it gives me relax and peace just looking at them and having it at home ;)
    wish you a lovely weekend and take care.
    xoxo,Meg of Sweet Gala's

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  18. I love them, too, especially the light pink, almost white ones. And the fragrance is just soooo beautiful!
    Glad to hear you are getting better, sweetie.

  19. Gorgeous beautiful flowers! Peonies smell nice too =D

  20. Lovely and pretty! In pink, it's such a nice sight :)

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  21. Thank you for your kind words, I hope you have a wonderful and relaxing weekend!

  22. Flowers always make things better, especially peonies. Hope you feel even better this week.


  23. Gorgeous flowers! My parents used to have white peonies planted near our house when I was little.

    Jayme @ Her Late Night Cravings

  24. I don't really have a favourite flower, there are so many I love, but I must say that white garden roses, tulips and peonies are on top of my list.

  25. This is an incredible adorable flower! :) I hope your ankle injury will recover as soon as possible!

  26. I looove peonies (my fave flowers). Seeing them always bring a smile to my face ... thanks for the smile :)

  27. They are beautiful. I love flowers too and they make me very happy. Love the way you have captured the delicate layers of the petals and color gradations here. :)

    Heel in Mint


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