It won’t stop raining here today, so I turned my attention to Christmas sale projects. I got these canvas bags (really knapsacks) at a garage sale a few years ago and knew I wanted to do something with them. So, … Continue reading
Every year at this time the Baltimore Orioles arrive and we put out oranges for them. Along with the fluorescent yellow goldfinches, the scarlet Cardinals, and the Blue Jays–they dart in and out of the trees in what almost seems … Continue reading
We have some stupendous sunsets here–we face west over the lake. Gold, blue, pink, purple–but the vivid lavender ones are my favorites. Here’s one from last night.
I’ve been tearing around for the past few weeks trying to get everything ready for planting and then actually planting things–a million seeds and a few dozen tiny annuals. I’ve spent far more on soil this year than plants, but … Continue reading
Minnesota on May 1–rain has turned to May Day snow. But that doesn’t keep me from dreaming of the lilacs that are two weeks away from blooming. And here are the earrings to prove it!