The other day, I went to lunch with some of the other retirees from where I worked... they call it "the old-timers lunch" and well... what goes on at the old-timer lunch stays at the old-timer lunch. Except when one of your former co-workers mentions that she green cleans her gourds so they dry faster, and the reason she brought this up out of the blue was because... Either she or her daughter or daughter-in-law listen to The Gardenangelists podcast and they heard the episode when we … [Read more...] about You’re a Mean One, Mr. Gourd!
Would it be the Christmas shopping season if there wasn't at least one item on your list that evades you, that sends you on a great quest to find it? It would not be. In fact, it's almost a requirement that there be something elusive on your Christmas shopping list to make it a complete list. Now, I will admit/gloat that most of my Christmas shopping is done, and the gifts are ready to be wrapped and have been for almost a week! Even my "best Christmas gift ever" that I'm giving to … [Read more...] about The Quest Begins
If you use Instagram, you may have seen my letters to My Dearest Garden. I write one every few days or so in between posting a picture. So my grid looks like a checkerboard. Letter, picture, letter, picture, letter... my friend and co-podcaster Dee once told me that Instagram grids that make a pattern are more pleasing to the eye. Letter, picture, letter, picture, letter... There isn't room to write too much in each letter, and I try to make it something real in the garden that has … [Read more...] about From Letters to My Dearest Garden to Elf Boots