Sing a Song of Spring

APRIL LULLABY Speak softly, gentle cedars, a lullaby to the winged children. Those who presume to haunt your privet boughs, nestled in cradles of sticks and straw. Those who thieve the spice and sunshine from your leafy limbs to feed their tiny souls. Those who braved the perils of snow with feathered fortitude and those […]

For the love of dirt…

Not only are we fed up with winter, we’re fed up with hearing everyone say they’re fed up with winter. So that’s it. The ‘W’ word is now stricken from my blogcabulary until at least November. Now, on to a much sexier topic – garden porn. Are you lusting over a landscape reno; yearning to […]

Breaking Up Is Hard To Do.

So, the love affair between Mother Nature and Old Man Winter continues with passion. And while  far from steamy and sultry, the feverish chemistry has indeed proven scandalous – polarizing the  headlines with its lustful pursuits. Ice, baby, ice… we are powerless to stop it. Frigid against its sadistic beauty and domination. How long must we endure the bitter with the sleet?  It’s a slippery […]