Monthly Archives: May 2011

garden fun

It’s been another block of time. I’m busy. Our school is closing and I’ve been juggling that and work for our new school at the same time. I’m also working outside, which is why I’m not so “online” at the moment. I harvested my first batch of lettuce.  I’ve packaged it up for my first […]

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Mother’s Day

So I’m a day late and dollar short as usual. But after the day I had yesterday, let’s just say I want to celebrate the good things, shall we? It is a long standing tradition in this house to get breakfast in bed on your designated day. The day is spent doing what you want […]

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Yikes!

So it’s been awhile, I still need to post about my wonderful Mother’s Day, or my exceptionally BLUE! rain barrel that I need to paint, or my adorable, little river birch that is just waiting to be planted, along with some perennials that are patiently sitting in my driveway (blooming no less). No I don’t […]

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Referred: IKEA style

A while ago I stumbled upon a site, www.ikeahackers.net. The whole premise of the site is different things you can do to your ikea buys – some of them are super creative and others are a bit wonky. But overall it’s amazing what some people do with IKEA stuff. I figured I have enough IKEA […]

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Garden:2011

Happy Gerber Daisy (for the last three years every gerber daisy I’ve planted has come back as a perennial. They are not perennials. My mom loved gerber daisies. I’d like to think it’s her way of saying, “Hi” each spring to me.) This weekend I made my annual pilgrimage north to my dad’s. He’s an […]

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