Sunday Planting

I have made very short to do lists for Sundays lately.  It’s been wonderful. Yesterday’s only project was to plant a windowbox, and I accomplished said goal right before sunset. There was crisp air; there were sage plants and thyme plants and dirty fingernails.  It was a good cap on a day full of friends…

Between Projects (a.k.a. Planning Time)

Scott is working on lots of things at the house right now, but his primary project is building window boxes for us from pallets we had sitting around.  I have to say, I was surprised when he suggested building window boxes.  That sounds more like a me suggestion than a Scott suggestion.  Obviously, I was…

Herb Garden: Day 1

This is what part of our front garden looked like yesterday morning.  Oooh, aah. I’ve decided to tackle it one small piece at a time, since the last owner of the house must have done nothing but garden 24/7 to keep up with all of the garden spaces on the property. And this was the…