Monthly Archives: June 2016

SUMMER UPDATE: CATS, etc.

It’s time for an update on a few of the subjects I’ve covered in the past six months.  The Lemon Tree Lives!  The lemon tree whose life was spared survived and is flourishing. An added bonus: I get to feel … Continue reading

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FATHERS’ DAY

My father was a lifelong gardener. I spent part of yesterday, Fathers’ Day, gardening in his memory. This past week I thought about  him and knew I couldn’t, in 350 words, do him and my feelings about him justice. Dad’s father … Continue reading

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DOWNSIZING

Downsizing—the opportunity to review lots of bad decisions. Clothing: What was I thinking? Tin bunny: Why have I kept this? And the most common combo:   What was I thinking and why didn’t I get rid of this years ago? I … Continue reading

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FRIENDS AND GARDENS

What would life be like without friendships? Friends may be best pals, walking buddies, our biggest supporters and sometimes, trusted confessors. I can’t imagine what I would do without them. Recently it occurred to me that I don’t have as … Continue reading

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