Practice Makes Patience

Posted February 12th, 2013 by .

Most gardeners are old people. Why are there no young gardeners? They have perfectly agile fingers for planting seeds, yet they use them for texting.

Snow Bird

Posted February 7th, 2013 by .

When this ‘Betty’ Magnolia next to my front door rains pink flower petals on my sidewalk in the spring, it reminds me of a flower girl

The Painted Fireplace

Posted February 2nd, 2013 by .

Unfortunately, using real stone for this fireplace would cause it to collapse through the floor into the basement. Apparently 15 foot slabs of limestone and