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Our Garden 2017: We Have Sprouts

Exactly two weeks after we planted our first seeds for some cool weather plants, we saw sprouts emerging. My son woke me up that morning exclaiming,”Mommy! 302 more words


Bands you may or may not know about

Here are some bands that I think are worthy of a listen. Not all the same. possibly not to everyone’s taste, but I think offer something worth having a listen to. 124 more words

'Ne'er cast a clout till May be out'.

My camellia is still swathed in sheets of fleece.

I’m waiting for the early morning frosts to end.

Last year I removed the fleece too soon and none of the buds flowered. 379 more words


Call Me Domino

The Apartment

A certain friend recently asked me to take care of her apartment while she sojourned at length in spicy India.  She mentioned she lived with someone, but she assured me that he wouldn’t be any bother.   546 more words

Frosty New Beginnings (Macro Monday)

For the first three months of this year our poor plants outside were so confused. The earth would warm up to the point you’d believe Spring had arrived early then boom, either the snow would fall or the ground would turn white with frost. 52 more words