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Becoming a daddy again

No, I’ve not reproduced a miniature version of me to pass on whatever I leave in this ramshackle world. Something much more exciting. The recent sunshine has woken up some of the seedlings I planted a few weeks ago. 289 more words


New Light

First light touches waking leaf and branch… new light sweeps away the darkness

“And your life will be brighter than day; though it is dark, it will become like the morning.”


Fire Flowers

Tuesday's Tips - Succulent Care

Up to this point all of our Tuesday’s Tips have been about the business of blogging. Today we decided to go with something a little more spring inspired.

How Does Your Garden Grow

It’s crazy to think I still have half the semester left. Or 7 weeks: but how much can happen in a month and a half? More than I know. 720 more words


“The irreligious mind is simply the unreal mind, the zombie, abstracted mind, that does not see the things that grow in the earth and feel glad about them, but only knows prices and figures and statistics” Thomas Merton,  11 more words

A Surprise Appearance

A co-worker gifted me this Amaryllis bulb when I worked in our main office building several years ago.  It came to me in a paper box ready to be planted. 259 more words

Growing Things