A bounty of free limes!

Cheering Up Sad Citrus.

“My green thumb came only as a result of the mistakes I made while learning to see things from a plant’s point of view.” ~ H. Fred Ale (more…)

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A panoramic shot of my front garden raised beds.

Beware of the Garden Expert!

“In the beginners mind, there are many possibilities; in the expert’s mind there are few.” ~ Shunryu Suzuki (more…)

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My Nan's cobweb teacup. A treasure that gets daily use.

Herbs for Tea

“Would you  like your adventure now, or should we have our tea first? ~ Peter Pan (more…)

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West Indian cucumbers, mixed with giant snow peas climb up the trellis outside my office window...

A Cool Change

Change is inevitable, growth is optional. (more…)

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....a year later, Coop de Ville has that loved, lived in look...

My Chicken Anniversary

“We can see a thousand miracles around us every day. What is more supernatural than an egg yolk turning into a chicken?”  ~  S. Parkes Cadman (more…)

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Cultivating a “Happy” New Year in 2014.

“Pleasure is spread through the earth. In stray gifts to be claimed by whoever shall find.” ~William Wordsworth, 1806 (more…)

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My personal seed collection is stored in an old, 72 drawer library card drawer.  Complete with old book smell.

Seeking Seedy People

“Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don’t have any problems, you don’t get any seeds.”~ Norman Vincent Peale (more…)

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