Category Archives: Gardening and Foraging

Rediscovering Childhood Recipes

I was going through my mother’s recipe files for the first time since her death a number of years ago. They were in the same order in which she left them when her health failed after suffering a stroke. Some … Continue reading

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I’m Back!

I had good intentions. I truly was going to write about my garden this season, but somehow I just didn’t. I wrote at least one great blog, couldn’t get any of the photos to load, and gave up for a … Continue reading

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Renewal Pruning My Dwarf Burning Bush

I had a problem with my burning bush. It had grown so tall that I couldn’t hang our American flag anymore! The bush is growing in a raised planter that forms a retaining wall to one side of our front … Continue reading

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