The butterflies are arriving. This is a painted lady, who tend to show up here about this time of year during their migration process. Add this to the menagerie that is developing around here. I had a woodpecker on my chimney the other day-tap … Continue Reading ››
Yesterday I took a trip to the garden center. A new nozzle for my hose was in order. The trees, especially the cedars, do need to be watered during these dry winds in winter.
And we had frightful winds the night … Continue Reading ››
Gardening & SuchLook at these juicy cherry tomatoes ... pick them fresh off the vine to toss into a salad ... yum! When you grow your own, things taste better. I have about a dozen hollyhock blooms now ... birds have plucked off a couple so I pressed them in my flower press. Amazing how … Continue Reading ››
Gardening and Such
Gardening is therapy. I love the smell of fresh dark earth, after a rain, as I inspect seedlings for any sign of growth. When I am in the garden, time does not exist. Fortunate to live in a quiet neighborhood, conscious … Continue Reading ››