Tag Archives: Garden

Into The Trenches

“You DO know how to plant iris, don’t you?” the gardening doyenne inquired when I offered to help her during a community work day in a Memorial Garden. “Ummm, I think so.” Well, it turns out I really didn’t know how … Continue reading

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A Garden Thing

We’ve discussed before the importance of having a “thing.” Call it a hobby, passion, or interest, most of us benefit from having something that serves as a creative outlet. Some of us have gardening as that outlet, and today I want … Continue reading

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The “Blankety-Blank” Potting Shed Project Part III

One teeny-tiny little trip to the ER and suddenly the bloom is off the rose for Beloved Husband on the potting shed project!   It’s been some time since my last update on the Potting Shed Project, so I thought I’d … Continue reading

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Into the Dungeon

If I were Queen, the world would be a much better place — mostly because of my dungeon into which I would toss all those people who make life miserable for the rest of us.  You know the ones I’m … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Inside

When the hellebore opens its sepals, this is what’s inside:

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Potting Shed Project Part Deux

Paralyzed With Indecision It’s been a long, cold winter during which Beloved Husband has occasionally asked me “Have you given any thought to what you want to do with the shed?” Gulp. Yes, I’ve been giving it a lot of … Continue reading

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A Potting Shed Project

This is my Potting Shed: Or maybe it’s this: Or even this: But definitely not this:  Okay, the scrambling roses are great but this one is way too precious for The Barn’s gardens. In truth, THIS is my potting shed: … Continue reading

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Spring Is A Hussy

“Spring Is A Hussy” Or so the gardening dowager speaking to my Garden Club pronounced. She went on to say that anybody can have a beautiful garden in spring.  At first I felt vaguely insulted – sometimes gardeners can be dreadfully opinionated … Continue reading

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