Here and Now

Why garden?  Why seed, plant, mulch, water, and tend? Perhaps it is for the opportunity to enjoy momentary beauty.  The instantaneous scenes which we see in the here and now, enriched by our efforts to create beauty about our homes. After a summer of only only sharing my very best pictures, I share with you this evening you the here and now. Today.  Just Now! … Continue reading Here and Now


Table Manners

I’m really quite keen to be a nice dude I hate to be seen as having been rude. But the light last night – my God it was right! Overwhelmed by the sight, I gave up the fight. The camera came out while sharing our meal Good graces I flout, I guess I’m a heel. But wait till you see the pictures I caught I … Continue reading Table Manners


The Great American Weed Garden

I bet you’ve heard of English Cottage Gardens.  Or Japanese Water Gardens.  Perhaps you are familiar with Les Jardins Français. But have you heard about the new gardening rage springing from the heart of America? Introducing…. The Great American Weed Garden. Utterly unplanned yet perfectly blended… A study in form and structure… Mother Nature’s shapes and colors… Blending in brilliant harmony. Yes, my friends.  The Great American Weed Garden is truly … Continue reading The Great American Weed Garden


Absorbing the Light

Hey my Dear, come see the sight! The Bluebells are here, catching the Light. One of the true Moments of Spring Much like you, it makes me sing. I stand and stare, I drink it in. I want to share, with Kith and Kin.   The blooms in show, so pretty and bright The leaves a-glow, absorbing the Light. Soon we will see the leaf … Continue reading Absorbing the Light