Hibernating Under the Hydrangea

So many people love Fall.  Really, really, love Fall.  Cooler weather, that smell, changing of the leaves, Pumpkin Spice everything – and I mean everything, just yesterday I saw a sign at a large auto dealership that read, “Pumpkin Spice Oil Change now available.”  That made me laugh much harder than it should have.  Probably […]

A dose of Christmas Spirit, please.

Thanksgiving came and went.  Now we’re quickly approaching Christmas.  Christmas – what seems to be the biggest holiday of the year.  Stores and malls go crazy with holiday sales, decorations are everywhere, there’s a mad rush to cram all the traditions into a short period of time, kids come home from college/school, family too,  gifts […]

Here’s to a bountiful Fall harvest.

Things have been a bit hectic, and my allergies have been bad – even by my standards. However, I’ve been trying to keep busy in the yard and keep up with our veggie garden.  And so far, what I’ve noticed is that I have better luck with Fall crops than with Spring crops. Maybe it’s […]