I'm pretty sure I should quit trying to be a vegetable gardener; I should just accept my failures and move on. But I keep oohing and ahhing over the beautiful catalogs containing so many tempting and unique varieties. Especially now, as many of us start planning our fall and winter gardens. I really do want … Continue reading Another Unsuccessful Year in the Garden
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