Cee’s Odd Ball Photo Challenge: 2015 Week #27

Mischievous Shoes to whom do you belong? Could it be gardening gnomes with purposeful plans? ... No,  caught once again, it's the Wicked Witch of the East Without body or legs in the squash patch Oh, and now she's a runner ************* These shoes are supposed to be some kind of gardening trick, but I don't what it is exactly. I … Continue reading Cee’s Odd Ball Photo Challenge: 2015 Week #27

To Weed or Not to Weed? That is Never the Question

Weeds are flowers too, once you get to know them.  ~A.A. Milne "This is a mint plant, mom," says my nine-year-old son. "No. It can't be. I don't smell any mint." You know right away when you have a mint plant in your hands. It has that tingling, calming fragrance that makes you want a … Continue reading To Weed or Not to Weed? That is Never the Question

And now, a Cacti Update

So much has happened to the cacti garden, I thought I better fill you in. Otherwise, I would be pretending that I have a beautiful cactus garden in my backyard. As you may recall, I documented the beginnings of the garden in my Let the Cacti Live post. Oooh, I can barely stand to show you … Continue reading And now, a Cacti Update

Let the Cacti Live

My kids wanted to plant cacti the other day. We went to the nursery to select them together. They each got a separate cactus, and then share one together. Actually my oldest son got two of his own, somehow successfully swindling an extra one. He's clever, that one. His cacti are both of the more … Continue reading Let the Cacti Live