Archive for the ‘gardening’ Category



Ah, spring. Granted, it never snows here, and winter is but a minimal blip of change, but still, I love love love spring and summer… Source: via Brande on Pinterest



Gloomy moody beach mornings. I’m officially in love. I named him Fernando. Like the Abba song. I’m glad Riley’s kinder teacher taught her how to write; now she can price my plants for me. Free labor! And she thinks it’s the coolest thing ever.



Salvia sclarea ‘Peimont’ from my garden. Gardening is full of great borderline cliche-ish metaphors, which is where my head has been lately anyway. I love how something as inconspicuous as the pre-bloom look of this salvia can give way to a bloom as intricate as that one. This is also a reminder that I need […]