I thought my Lego® days were about 50 years ago and the only Lego® sets I'd buy now would be those that showed up on a gift list from a great-niece or great-nephew. I was wrong. Behold my finished Lego® Bonsai tree. (Amazon link) Or if you prefer Bonsai 'Lego'. Before you click away, a few more tidbits. It Costs About What A Real Bonsai Costs These kits are not cheap, though I honestly don't know if $49.99 is an average price for a Lego® set, but I'm guessing it isn't too … [Read more...] about My Lego® Bonsai
Working on Some Goals: Bonsai
One of the best things about setting goals instead of making resolutions is goals seem less tied to a specific date. We can set them anytime we want to sit down and make some plans.Those darned resolutions seem so "tied" to January 1st that the pressure is on to come up with some good ones before that magical date, if indeed you are going to make some resolutions for the new year.Well, no pressure here, I'm working on P.L.A.N.T.S. goals! And I'll take my sweet time about it, as we still have … [Read more...] about Working on Some Goals: Bonsai
I've been thinking about bonsai for a long time and considering whether I should branch out into this type of "gardening". Whenever there is a bonsai exhibit nearby I go to admire all the different types and dream about having some of my own bonsai trees. One of my favorite types are those that are in groups resembling little landscape scenes, like this one which I admired at the bonsai exhibit at White River Gardens on Sunday. Here's another example of a bonsai landscape. This one even has … [Read more...] about Bonsai Advice?