These joyful plants are standing up to old man winter

Thursday, 22 April 2021 Happy Earth Day! I just finished watching “The year Earth changed”. Wow! I knew the impact on Earth by humans was significant and I remember hearing about the positive changes while the world was in lockdown. But to actually see it, see how we’re destroying this planet, the air, the water,…

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Winter is hanging around for one last hurrah

Wednesday, 21 April 2021 Happy birthday to Queen Elizabeth. I can only imagine how difficult this birthday is for her, one celebration of many to come without her husband by her side. My thoughts and prayers are with her and her family as they navigate this new chapter. It’s a cold -1 right now. Tomorrow’s…

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Old man winter is knocking on the door

Tuesday, 20 April 2021 During my lunch break from work this afternoon, I found myself running around the yard preparing for below zero temperatures and snow. The water needed to be turned off, hoses emptied, nozzles removed, and daffodils covered. I wasn’t sure what to do with my winter seedlings. Some are doing so great,…

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A beautiful spring night

Monday, 19 April 2021 There’s a partial moon shining tonight. A gentle breeze from the west. The sun set a short time ago. Cars are few and far between. The peepers are peeping. The geese barking. It’s pleasant and peaceful. I love nights like this. I also love yellow flowers! Look at these gorgeous daffodils…

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