No tight pulled in shots these days, more like some minimal selective cropping. It’s full on blog worthy these days! Finally!Continue reading “The Garden is Blog-Worthy in June”
You know my old soapbox about staying home and staying safe? I still feel that, deeply. But considering I just flew to and from Florida for work means there should be a big ol’ hypocrisy asterisk on the side of said soapbox.
In my defense this was a required onsite for me to test out my product on a massive construction project north of Tampa.Continue reading “Life off the “Urban Homestead”in Texas and Air Travel in a Time of Coronavirus”
~40 years from now~
“Grandma, what did you do during the pandemic of 2020?”
“Well sweetheart, mostly I let laundry pile up and surfed the internet in pajamas until 2pm, but I did put in a row of okra that one time.”
Truly we are the next Greatest Generation.Continue reading “Rhymes with Systemic”
Thanks Leap Year, for letting me squeak this post in. Appreciate it.
It’s been fairly limited as gardening goes so far this month. The weather is mild, the backyard is still ripped up, and the leaves are finally starting to fall off the red oak in the front yard. Said yard also needs to be cut. The weeds in the back corner are JUST interspersed enough with some red poppies that are coming in to prevent weeding, and there are lots of seed packets sitting on my desk.Continue reading “The Texas Garden in February”
I love Valentine’s Day and I judge anyone, pretty harshly, who says they don’t. God we GET it- no one likes Hallmark or diamond commercials or spending $129 on a dozen roses. Where is your imagination though- who dictates that you have to celebrate it the way the commercials say?! You can totally go your own way with it, people.Continue reading “February in the Heart and Garden”
Happy to report there have been no more dead possum incidents, though the dog has started digging in the garden… so couple solid weeks of “that’s a bad dog” around here.Continue reading “The Texas Garden in November, Mostly Citrus Edition”
I’ve needed a new “thing” on the blog for a while- how about a recommendation series?Continue reading “Might I Recommend…Plumosa Asparagus Fern?”