Getting to Know the Plants

I am an utmost beginner. I walk around the new property - overgrown with years of neglect - and seek out the plants. They're all in half stages of growth: much past their humble April beginnings and not nearly in their full on July-August glory yet. I walk around, plant to plant, wishing I could…

Tuesday’s Inspiration: Wendell Berry

When I come across a poem I love, I will write it in my journal. "A Timbered Choir" by Wendell Berry is a poem I never want to forget. I think it is my all-time favorite poem if I had to chose one. Forgive my little scribbles and messy handwriting but I felt it more…

My Garden Journal

As winter storm Stella rages on outside, my mind is drifting towards warmer thoughts. It's mid-March already and I am itching to get outside in the garden. Just the other day there was bare ground and I could see all the garden and yard clean up work that needs to be done. I love work…