Category Archives: Gardening

Just a Little Honey…..

We are drowning in Northern California.  It has not stopped raining for more than a day at a time since early October.  Now if we were in Ireland, this would be so completely normal.  But, here in Sonoma County our … Continue reading

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Oh! Those aching joints…..

Crawling around on hands and knees weeding our vegetable garden beds is becoming a little more difficult every year.  I admit it, my joints sound distantly like a rusty gate swinging closed.  I try to limit the times I have … Continue reading

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Ay, yi, yi!

Someone hurry and block the entry to Punxsutawney Phil’s burrow!  This is the first day in a long while that it hasn’t rained for a portion or for all of the day.  The sunshine has shown me what a disastrous condition … Continue reading

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The Little Wagon…..

In October, after the last guest left, the hall was all clean for the next event, and the newlyweds were off to Hawaii we opened up 2 gifts left for us by the happy couple.   In one was a … Continue reading

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And On With The Show…..

Saturday came together perfectly.  We had a mad dash to the finish line, due to a torrential rain storm that came into town on Thursday!  Venue changed in a snap, luckily they found an alternate gathering place.  The bride and groom … Continue reading

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In the Home Stretch…..

We had some lovely fall showers over the weekend.  Yahoo, I didn’t have to water.  On the other hand I worried that the water would lay over all my lovely sunflowers as they started to bloom.  A conundrum indeed. During … Continue reading

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It’s all in the timing…..

Those wonderful doors will be the backdrop in which the ceremony will be performed in front of.  We needed them to be a darker color due to the event tent being white.  Brown is such a rich, earthy, warm color. … Continue reading

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