Category Archives: Odds & Ends

Giveaway!

Free seeds for the taking!  First come, first serve. Sage: Everything I planted did well, both in the pots and in the ground. However, I now have all the sage I will need for quite some time. Bachelor’s Buttons: I … Continue reading

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Battling the Weeds

I wage constant war upon the weeds, or rather, they wage war upon me.  I tell myself that no matter what, I am going to devote such and such day to weeding . . . and then the peas need … Continue reading

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Reclaiming My Sanity

Last week, I posted about not having any time to garden.  I even came up with a plan.  No matter what, I told myself, I will leave work on time at least one day a week, so I can get … Continue reading

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Race Against Time

This month’s Garden Grumblings (formerly known as Tribulations of the Thirteenth, and hosted by Garden Musings) focuses on time.  It seems like there is never enough time to complete all my garden tasks, but this month seems especially brutal. Things … Continue reading

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Flower in the Sky

On the way home tonight, I saw a shooting star.  This wasn’t one of the ephemeral streaks in the sky, however.  This meteorite was well below the clouds and looked just like the illustrations you see in books.  I had … Continue reading

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Day of Remembrance

On this day of loss, I don’t really know what to write.  I do not want to focus on 9/11.  It affected me greatly, like everybody else, but I was not there, did not know anybody who died, and it … Continue reading

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Sharing my Workspace

I was originally going to name this blog “The Potting Shed.”  Not that my workspace is actually a potting shed.  What I have is a corner of the shop.  Two shelves, two counters, and some floor space, to be precise. … Continue reading

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Welcome!

Welcome to my first blog entry ever.  As you can see, the site is still under construction and needs a fair amount of beautification.  I figured the time had come, though, to start writing, and the rest will follow.  If … Continue reading

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