I fumbled around in the darkness, feeling for a flashlight. It’s 4:30 am, the power has gone out and it is twenty degrees outside. The dogs need to go out to the bathroom. Peanut can no longer navigate the stairs on her own, so I clumsily balance the flashlight, the dog and me down the …
Haphazard and Unruly. These summer days have turned hot and dry in Virginia. I’m wishing for rain; it’s too darn hot to go out and water my potted flowers. I love these red sunflowers, but the germination rate has been poor. Not long ago I was contacted by The American Horticulture Society – they had …
July 10, 2015
Recent rains have sprouted mushrooms everywhere.
My dream of having peafowl came true a few weeks ago. They are pretty adorable.
Scrambled eggs and flowers from the girls, because they think they have to help me with my chores.
I wouldn’t have it any other way.