I’ve been

I've been outside planning pulling plotting stacking soaking seeds peat pots and pellets This is a grow from seed year last year I bought plants on sale at the end of season scratch and dent discontinued and clearance sections at local greenhouses Growing plants by seed is an acquired taste You will get used to…

January 31, 2018-February 2, 2018 Update

I am exhausted. We have had the flu and some upper respiratory infections an ear infection and I am so tired of the hacking pressure with a shaky unstable head. Though, I do enjoy the sleep of the convalescing. four to five hours of dreamless sleep waking up in the silent house 9:30pm all is…

Winter?

I'm waiting for winter to begin It is cold-ish, but a good blizzard makes Ohio feel like home. Our weather is blowing all over the country just not stopping here. Could I have six inches of snow, please? My plants are not dormant, just shivering in confusion. The sap runs slow. It's just not cold…

Weather

It got here finally, the rain turned to ice with snow on top The blustery winter weather I expected to come next month, but no matter It is cold and Girly finally understands the reality of boots and a coat, not gloves a hat or a scarf but hey there's progress.

So much for sleep

I wish! 4:something and my back woke me up I could have sworn I was sleeping I even have the residue of a dream floating in my brain. Can't catch it though. It must have made it to the door at the end of the hallway It fled like Fall does when Winter arrives swing…

Bugs, Puddles and Snow

I wrote this 3/4/2015 Could have sworn I published it.  Guess not. Spring is coming, I'm attracting insects again, sigh... red, orange, grey beetles drop in to say hello or cozy up to the heat of the laptop in bed I'm not really that attractive. Yesterday, was so warm that hale fell from the sky…