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There and Back; a Hortigeek's Tale, Part 2 ~ California Here we Come ~

We left Portland on Saturday of the Memorial Day weekend. Apparently traffic is bumper-to-bumper heading to the coast on holiday weekends, but since it was Saturday, our hope was that everyone would’ve arrived at their destinations already.  2,192 more words


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Hello Everyone,

Our summer is progressing pleasantly; the weather has been cool enough most days that we’re not sweltering. I’ve even been working in the yard more lately; I decided on Sunday that I was going to pay much more attention to the outdoors and enjoy my yard while I can, as these beautiful days are so fleeting. 163 more words


Get Calm.

Growing Flowers and Herbs for Tea.

This year I am growing a few different herbs and flowers that I have been harvesting and drying for tea. 130 more words


Make Our Garden Grow Maybe?

Even though I’ve killed many a cactus in my day, during my city dwelling years I always longed to have a flower garden. Forget vegetables and herbs! 1,171 more words

all that you can't leave behind....

{It’s been a while! Today I am in the midst of that mad frenzy known as Moving Day. It is, more accurately, Moving Week (or possibly even Moving Month at this point), but the important thing to note is that a very great quantity of possessions are in the midst of traveling from one part of town to another, and many of them refuse to go gentle into that good storage unit. 228 more words

Shetland Pony

Random post : A green weekend

Went on a Kranji countryside farm tour, wasn’t a hoot, but food from the Poison Ivy Bistro was fantastic as usual. Went to the gardens along Lornie Rd after that because my friend wanted to get plants for her new home..and I ended up buying an assortment of plants to set up a rustic little corner I’ve always wanted. 43 more words

The Garden and Missy May Day

Summer has been full of time spent in the garden and my little Missy May Day.

I love all three of my wonderful kids, but this has been a special summer having my little girl. 335 more words