These are just some of the roses in bloom in my yard today. I picked only the ones that had a wonderful scent to cut and bring in the house for my post-birthday breakfast this morning. I do think they smelled just a hair better than the bacon and the banana chocolate chip pancakes. Only a hair.Below: I had to put the birthday flowers [photoblog.com] somewhere while we ate breakfast. Here they are in the bay window. Somewhere I have the name of this iris. It is just magnificent. It was created by the same person as the Starship Enterprise [photoblog.com] (pic 1). This used to be Jenna's favorite. She is too busy looking for a job [photoblog.com] these days…….