Monthly Archives: July 2010

Slow Study

As I get older I have noticed that I get slower at learning new skills.  I am trying to learn how to load photos onto the blog ( I have sort of mastered taking the actual pictures, but getting those … Continue reading

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Arbor

These events actually occurred over the July 4th weekend, but since I am such a techno-failure I had to wait for one of my kids to help with the picture insertion, so have not been able to post about it … Continue reading

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Perfect

“Le mieux est l’ennemi du bien.” Voltaire. This roughly translates as the best is the enemy of the good. I was thinking about this a lot recently while I was out planting in the Dell.  I was tired, it was … Continue reading

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Unnatural

I keep reading gardening articles about people who garden because they “want a closer relationship with nature”.  Well, I’m sorry, but while gardening is many things, being part of nature definitely isn’t one of them.  There is a difference between … Continue reading

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Cart. Horse.

This should have been the first post of this new blog, as it is about why I am blogging.  I got impulsive, though, so happy to have a platform for writing about my garden, and I just started in the … Continue reading

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Changing Course

Well, it was a really good resolution, and I followed it for two whole days (and took over six huge nursery pots of weeds out), but then the weather turned very sunny and warm, and I got too hot to … Continue reading

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