dry garden

It’s pretty sad out there lately. It is supposed to rain in the next few days and I really hope it does. My phlox are all droopy and even the weeds look parched. I’ve been noticing what is drought tolerant. The native turtlehead and false dragonshead are looking glossy and fresh, of course the sword-like…

Kittens

Hopefully we have found a home for the many-toed grey kitten, and this possible taker says she might also take the black and white pinto kitten. Here are some photos. This is grey kitty looking disgusted and leaving the area, while “Charlie” (David nixed the “Lucky” name) is oblivious. And here is Tater’s reaction. He…

Quick “I’m back” post

I have good pictures from our garden-hopping trip out to the west coast, but between getting ready for the new semester, preparing for a concert (with the Northern Lights Orchestra) tomorrow and riding at the barn (Honeydew Acres farm–and here is my blog about my horse Tundra) , I have not spent much time to…