if I can’t garden outside I’ll garden inside, thank you very much

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Acidanthera, alyssum, tomatoes, dill, sweet peas, nasturtiums and a Sasktoonberry shrub staying warm in my bedroom.  Because I can’t not start buying plants at this time of year, no matter what the weather is doing.


making my own sunshine

Enough with the weather.  I’m dying to get digging in the garden but digging wet soil is not a good idea – plus it’s messy.  So I’ve resorted to paint and pansies instead.


Above: The front door freshly painted BM Stuart Gold.

Step a little further back and you will see why I am feeling so impatient…

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… because the spruce tree has been taken down, and…

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… I’m waiting for a guy with a bobcat to come take all these rocks away so that I can start planting.  I don’t want to look at this ugliness any longer.    Spring, please come soon.