Clearing the Air

Now that the long winter and wet early spring are behind us, it’s good to raise the spirits.  Sad things piled up over here…our son and daughter-in-law and grand kids took off for a couple of years far away, a good friend died leaving an unfill-able space, maybe a health issue or two…one does adjust […]

Summer Day

Coffee on the deck this morning looking down into the phlox, making me happy to be in this garden, but ESPECIALLY to have such a lovely summer day. We took a bike ride to Minto Island, where last year about this time we were picking Queen Ann’s lace for the wedding!  But today…we just had […]

The End of Summer

A walk through the garden today seemed especially pleasant, knowing the sunny warm days are coming to an end.  Tomatoes and the place I won’t plant tomatoes next year because it’s too shady: The peegee hydrangea, queen of the garden, looking beautiful Garlic chives and penstemmon The view from the deck: Guess I’m hoping for […]