Its a full harvest moon tonight. I’ve pretty much harvested everything for today by now. Its chilly. Time to hang out inside. OMG old times with Neil Young! Harvest Moon. Come a little bit closer Hear what I have to say Just like children sleeping We could dream this night…
I was surprised to hear a red-winged blackbird today. Everything is snow covered and seems quite wintery still. I looked up when they returned to my yard in previous years: 2015: March 27 2016: March 5 2018: February 25 2019: March 12 I also looked at the site Journey North,…
Max Coots: A Harvest of People Let us give thanks for a bounty of people: For generous friends, with smiles as bright as their blossoms. For feisty friends as tart as apples; For continuous friends who, like scallions and cucumbers, keep reminding us that we’ve had them. For crotchety friends,…
May 4: The peas are a few inches high, cover crop of winter rye is tall in some beds, and winter beds have greens growing. May 11: I just turned under the winter rye, crabapples and tulips are in bloom. May 30: I just planted tomatoes, eggplants, and peppers. Alliums…
The swallows have arrived!
March 31 is the full sap moon. I think sap ran early this year and is past by now in my area. But it’s a beautiful full blue moon to light up the Easter eve.
Skippy and Kathy
weeks until my last spring frost
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My Garden This Week
"From December to March, there are for many of us three gardens - the garden outdoors, the garden of pots and bowls in the house, and the garden of the mind's eye." — Katherine S. White
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