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Cold Hardy Palm Fertilization

I want to caution this is my own personal opinion and is not rooted in definitive science, in which my opinions have been based on my own personal experiences. 338 more words


31st May: Make Your Home in Me

‘I am the vine … Make your home in me, as I make mine in you.’ This passage from John 15 was the keynote reading for our wedding, thirty-six years ago today. 188 more words

Daily Reflections

A Weekend of Work

Photo: That, my Dear Reader, is the start of a beautiful strawberry. A strawberry that we’ve planted. A strawberry that I can’t wait to pick and eat. 692 more words

Our Yard

Another Does of Dashwoods

A beautiful warm, sunny day today. Bookman made chocolate chip peanut butter pancakes for breakfast. We got into the garden early and did some weeding. Then I went for my annual eye exam and wasn’t going to get new glasses but Bookman said here, try these on. 664 more words



Happy Memorial Day! I love three day weekends. One, today was absolutely gorgeous and we got to spend some hours at the beach. It wasn’t busy at all. 423 more words


Top 10 Benefits of Gardening

Up until last summer, I never would have considered gardening. It seemed like a lot of work and honestly unappealing, as I had no past experience. 268 more words