My Secret Garden

“There's naught as nice as th' smell o' good clean earth, except th' smell o' fresh growin' things when th' rain falls on 'em.” ― Frances Hodgson Burnett, The Secret Garden I have been a little absent lately. I apologize. I’ve had a lot on my plate. Spring is wonderful but it has brought a … Continue reading My Secret Garden

Now Pot those Plants

Spring is finally here. I think. One day feels like spring, the next not so much. Soon it will be time to experiment with the garden.  Last years experiment didn’t turn out so well. A new year though, means a new opportunity to plant a little garden. Or a big garden. I say little every … Continue reading Now Pot those Plants

I Didn’t Mean to Freeze the Summer

Seriously. I’m sorry.  I’m really, really sorry. You see, last Monday I changed out my winter tires for the all-weather’s. Apparently, according to pretty much everyone I talk to, that’s what brought second winter to Ontario. If you live in Ontario you know what I’m talking about. My children cried, I cried and then I … Continue reading I Didn’t Mean to Freeze the Summer