Category Archives: spring

Losing a garden

I have been inspired, in a sideways manner by Gayla Trail of You Grow Girl, and this prompt on her Grow Write Guild, to talk about losing my garden. When I moved to Virginia from New Jersey, I had to leave … Continue reading

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In love with life

By now you’re probably all thoroughly sick of me talking about how much I love my new job and where I live, but as I sit on my balcony this beautiful Saturday morning, I’m going to do it again.  I … Continue reading

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A brief respite

I spent some time in my garden today, a momentary escape from the chaos of the rest of my life right now, and I have some pictures for you. The chores are not yet done.  I have massive quantities of … Continue reading

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Gardening and control

The busy season is starting at work, and I’ve been coming home too exhausted to even think about blogging.  But tonight it is going to be cold, and I am taking my worry out on my computer.  My garden is … Continue reading

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Darkest before the dawn

Today has been a weird Easter for me.  I normally visit my grandparents, but that didn’t happen this year, due to various illnesses.  Instead, I stayed home and worked in my garden.  The seedlings from last weekend’s planting are coming … Continue reading

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Waiting, waiting

It’s been a long cold March, and at this point I wouldn’t mind if we skipped straight to May.  I want to wear tank tops and shorts and sit on the patio at night and watch the fireflies and listen … Continue reading

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Leafing out

It’s really starting to feel like spring is coming, and I feel like I’m waking up.  Like I’ve been asleep for a long time, and I’m finally awake again.  The mornings come easier now and I have so much more … Continue reading

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