Category Archives: gardening

Tower Hill Botanical Garden

Yesterday was a day that I wait for all year. A Botanical Garden of which I am a member holds a plant sale as a fund raiser. It has a well curated grouping of plants grown and tended by them … Continue reading

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8 Ways to Garden More Efficiently

Spring is coming! Well, at least that was a rumor I heard and I am going to choose to believe it, so there! Really, I have been thinking about my garden and the projects I have planned if somewhat loosely. … Continue reading

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Waiting for warm weather- 6 ideas

This “spring” has me feeling a little down, wondering when it is all going to end and I can really get to work in the garden and be outside everyday for more than just walking the dog, although the dog … Continue reading

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The search for home

By definition home is: The place where one lives permanently, especially as a member of a family or household. To me that really doesn’t tell the story and it differs for us all. Let’s start at the beginning: Let’s say … Continue reading

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Farewell to summer?

We have had some beautiful early fall days, with cool nights which have been great for sleeping, unless of course you are my husband who thinks I am more than a little strange because I want the windows open. They … Continue reading

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A month without…

I am starting an experiment on September 11, 2017. With the exception of food I am going to try to go a month without shopping for anything. I will do my weekly food shopping and medical prescriptions only, I will … Continue reading

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Being a tourist

The term tourist sometimes gets a bad rap. Of course there are instances where it is deserved. I will admit to not being very well traveled but have vacationed in some very nice places and have always been acutely aware … Continue reading

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