Monthly Archives: June 2014

The Doldrums

We have neither the copper skies nor the azure seas. Yet we are in the doldrums. We are neither in the South Atlantic nor the Indian Ocean, we do not lie sweating on a wooden deck, nonetheless, we are in … Continue reading

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Happy Bees and the Garden

Originally posted on GARDEN OF EADY:
Do you have a bee-friendly garden? The lovely bees are looking for 2 things in your garden: nectar and pollen. If you think that your garden does not need bees, you might be wrong.…

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Solace and Solstice

The muggy weather bothers us all. All yesterday we were in the dead calm dreaded by sailors. The cats lay on the floor instead of the futon and Mosby asserted his right to a windowsill where the sun was not … Continue reading

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All is Not Sadness

Mosby would not want me to just give up. He never has. So I must enjoy something. Last year the yard had been so neglected nothing much came up in the front garden beds.This year I got three different colors … Continue reading

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Making Time Stand Still

This week I has been very different from any week I’ve ever had. Since the end of January enough things have gone wrong to plot a dozen soap operas. The worst of the lot was that illness struck down two … Continue reading

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