“Mum” is the Word on My Crazy Bulb Obsession and Other Musings

This past weekend was one of the nicest first weekends of fall that I can remember! All of my fall-blooming plants are doing so well– I am so happy that everything is coming along! The problem with me is that when the weather is so nice, all I want to do is be outside, which … More “Mum” is the Word on My Crazy Bulb Obsession and Other Musings

“Fall” Into Spring Garden Prep — Selecting/Planting Bulbs

As we all adjust to our regularly scheduled lives– kids back to school, getting back into work mode, vacations are over, etc., we now have to start thinking about what we have to do to get our gardens ready for next season! We have to make sure they get through whatever type of winter Mother … More “Fall” Into Spring Garden Prep — Selecting/Planting Bulbs

One Year Anniversary and a Field Trip — Nannen Arboretum

I hope everyone had a wonderful Labor Day weekend– we made it to the beach for one last time this season, and then wrapped our summer up with a camping trip! With the weather so oppressively hot for the weekend (extremely rare, we usually have rain and cold), I wanted to make sure we got … More One Year Anniversary and a Field Trip — Nannen Arboretum

A Natural Pause

When we went out of town for my brother’s wedding, we visited my favorite place in the whole world, Allegany State Park in my hometown. We took a hike to the popular “Bear Caves” and this is what I saw. I had to take the picture! Enjoy.