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Garden 2015

Okay, I’m going to try again this year. Last year I started blogging about my garden and then completely dropped off with life getting so busy! 88 more words


Another baby step of progress!

We filled the two planters on the east side of our house with Mel’s Mix today and my husband made some dividers for the long skinny planter. 142 more words

Quality Of Life

End of Month Views: March 31, 2015

I am delighted to share a few photographs to show what it happening in my garden at the end of March. After a long, cold and damp winter, spring is here; perennials are leaping out of the ground, vines are reaching upward, and trees are turning green. 194 more words


Propagating Plumerias

I have a Bridal Bouquet Plumeria I like so much I decided to plant a hedge of them to screen my neighbor’s monumentally ugly fence. These are evergreen Plumeria with an upright habit, planted about three feet apart, they are perfect for a six foot height skinny hedge. 170 more words


Trowel and Error and the Easy Zinnia

By Debbie Bosworth

If you’re new to growing annuals and itchin’ to add some color and bring more pollinator’s to your homestead look no further than the easy Zinnia. 974 more words



The late afternoon warmed the soil.   Overhead  skeins of geese flew in military formation heading for the sanctuary of the bog.

She gathered the digging tools – a hand rake and a well-used  trowel its broken metal handle replaced with one of wood. 58 more words

Reflections Of The Beautiful Eye ( Bel' Occhio)