college football game day

college football game day

Watching football has a long history for me.  While a kid, living at home, watching the Cleveland Browns every Sunday was what my Dad did.  And while I enjoyed the sound of football in the background, I secretly prayed I'd find a husband that wasn't obsessed with it.  And I did marry a man who [...]

this week’s bouquet

this week’s bouquet

This week's bouquet comes from the last flowers of my garden.  The echinacea are having their second bloom of the season and their last hurray. They started blooming in July and I think the heat and dry summer was just too much for them, as the flowers were pale and scraggly..  This second flush of [...]

echinacea garden

echinacea garden

The Echinacea garden is coming along.  It's been a long process.  The area is at the very back of my yard and was totally covered with honeysuckle trees that I cut down during the summer.  Slowly, I've been filling it in with new plants. Even though they are written down somewhere, I can't tell you [...]