Usually, around this time of the year, I start spending much of my free time in the dirt - planting, preparing areas for planting, repairing and updating garden structures, and yes, even weeding. This year however, the muddy paw prints on the kitchen floor are the only sign that a garden exists in our life. … Continue reading April (snow) showers bring May flowers?!
We're coming to the close of another year, and once again, it's been a year full of ups and downs, with the former seeming fleeting and the latter feeling overwhelming at the time. Regardless, it's been a busy year for many of us, and for some reason, it's at this time of the year that … Continue reading The Evolution of Our Urban Jungle
So many people love Fall. Really, really, love Fall. Cooler weather, that smell, changing of the leaves, Pumpkin Spice everything - and I mean everything, just yesterday I saw a sign at a large auto dealership that read, "Pumpkin Spice Oil Change now available." That made me laugh much harder than it should have. Probably … Continue reading Hibernating Under the Hydrangea