Thriving…..Just Getting by…..Learning…& Leakage

My granddaughter and I collecting wild flowers on our trip to Winthrop Happy Thursday my friends, I hope all is well with you and yours.  We've arrived at the end of May....goodness how time flies!  Seems like yesterday I was flipping through the full color catalog of different plugs to purchase, seed catalogs, websites and …

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Perfect Timing….Spring Bouquets….Focus….& Adventure Time

Loving the colors of this Spring bouquet Greetings on this soggy Wednesday morning! This rain wasn't what I was expecting, but I will certainly take it and enjoy it for now. It's actually perfect timing for the garden. Despite being home sick with a cold, I spent most of my week out putting things in …

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Colds…Unofficial Numbers….Chores….& A Much Needed Break

Apricot Stock is coming in hot! Happy Happy Saturday my friends. I hope all is well within you and around you! It has been a whirlwind of a last few weeks. Joe and I have been dealing with the left overs of the snot fest the kids left behind two weeks ago, human bodies are …

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Test Results….Storms….Nature of the Beast & Smell-A-Vision

Happy Friday! I hope all is well with you and yours! I'm home today...with a bit of a cold. I mentioned to one of my co-workers that I had a sore throat yesterday, and that we had the grandkids over this weekend who were full of snot and goofiness, then the co-worker said it would …

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Brilliant Ideas….Trash Can Flowers….Enablers….& Helpers

Happy Tuesday my friends, yes I know I just blogged - but holy goodness....I have a story to tell you about today's events in the garden. I could go way back to 8 years ago when I first got my very first Dahlia tubers from an art teacher at a high school I worked at.....that's …

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In the Ground…..In the Greenhouse….One person…& The Grands

Happy Monday evening, I hope all is well in your world. It's certainly been a bit busy over here - but when isn't it busy!? The ones that made it were few, but were so beautiful! What's in the ground...? So far around 800'ish Snap Dragons - mix color & the Dark Prince from The …

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Brick Walls….New Trees….Backing Out & Priorities….

Greetings on this drizzly Saturday morning. I welcome the cool off and the rain, what a whirlwind of a month! All of my shenanigans finally caught up to me yesterday afternoon when I got home from work. Hitting a brick wall isn't always bad.... I fell into bed for a solid three hour nap, got …

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Superwoman….Moonlight Gardening….Drunken Sailors… & Sobriety Tests

Greetings on yet another amazingly gorgeous sunny day! I hope all is well on your side of the fence! I happened to wake up at 2 AM this morning and thought I should look at the thermometer - because I'm a geek that way - and was a bit astonished to see that the temps …

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Roadside Stand….Tilling…Events & Sales…

Good morning - what an amazingly beautiful day! 50 degrees this morning....it's April 17 folks and here we are enjoying a morning at 7 a.m. with 50 degrees! When I stepped outside in my nightgown and flannel shirt to go out to the car to retrieve my laptop, it felt like Italy, a lovely morning …

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R & R in California…..Chilly Washington….Amazing Husbands….Lily-Bean

Greetings on this lovely Wednesday morning - is it Wednesday? I've lost track of days here in sunny Palm Springs...what a delicious reprieve from wet, damp, soggy Washington - which I hear has been very pleasant since I left, but supposed to be back to rain when I get home....of course! However I do see …

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