A Natural Pause

Last Friday, I had a chance to go to Niagara Falls and see the magical, yet cold beauty winter is possessing on the falls. I am fortunate to live about 15 minutes away from this natural wonder of the world, so I couldn’t wait to go up and take in the frozen beauty that surrounded … More A Natural Pause

What am I going to do with that bloomin’ Amaryllis bulb?!

OK, this post is coming much later than I wanted it to. This ended up being an event filled weekend for me. With more snow and sub-zero temperatures for the past three days, along with being sick, a toddler mishap at an indoor bounce house that included a very bloody nose, and furnace issues that … More What am I going to do with that bloomin’ Amaryllis bulb?!

A Natural Pause

A couple of weeks ago, before we had 3 feet of snow burying the back yard, I was playing outside with my daughter after work when I saw these icicles on the side of my patio. I loved how the dusky sun in the background looked so nice with it. Enjoy.

Gardening Is In The Books: The Woodbook: The Complete Plates

Ahhhh, February you keep coming and we don’t know what to do with you! At this point I am sounding like a broken record, but we keep getting pounded with more snow and the relentless cold won’t let up. This Thursday the high expected for the day is 8 degrees. So, I can tell you … More Gardening Is In The Books: The Woodbook: The Complete Plates

A Natural Pause

Winter is not letting up in western New York, we are getting blasted with another weather system. Brrr! A cool (hehe) thing was that last night was a Full Moon, also called the Snow Moon. I was lucky (and crazy) enough to go out in the bitter cold to capture a pretty good picture (for … More A Natural Pause