Thursday, May 3, 2018

It's exciting to see things coming up again, plants that you've had twenty or thirty years. It's like seeing an old friend. Tasha Tudor, The Private World of Tasha Tudor This is our fifth spring back in Canada; retired, and seeing things through the lens of a different life. This is the fifth spring of

Monday, April 9, 2018

We gardeners are healthy, joyous, natural creatures. We are practical, patient, optimistic. We declare our optimism every year, every season, with every act of planting. Carol Deppe, The Resilient Gardener: Food Production and Self-Reliance in Uncertain Times Today’s the day: a sunshiny and warm one and—best of all—a gardening one. I’m looking forward to spending

Being Still With Nature

I'm behind in the Be Still - Fifty Two class but I'm not stressing about it. Stressing would defeat the purpose of a class that's all about taking time for quiet, being still, breathing, and finding a place of peace in which to create; so I'm muddling along and trusting that I'll catch up when