Another Unsuccessful Year in the Garden

I’m pretty sure I should quit trying to be a vegetable gardener; I should just accept my failures and move on. But I keep oohing and ahhing over the beautiful catalogs containing so many tempting and unique varieties.  Especially now, as many of us start planning our fall and winter gardens.  I really do want […]

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 […]

Fall seems to be passing me by.

It’s been a few weeks since I’ve posted anything.  I keep telling myself that I need to sit down and write, and I keep putting it off.  I just can’t seem to get motivated to write, mostly because I’m struggling to remain positive right now. My allergies have been very hard on me this Fall. […]