Normal Again?

Normal Again?

I have never read The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum.  I have seen the movie several times. I have always kind of wondered, if Dorothy was changed in any way by her experience in Oz. Was she more grateful for what she had, or possibly more compassionate toward others?...
Digging In Step Eight

Digging In Step Eight

I am beginning to think about the daily patterns that will need to change when garden season arrives.  I try to walk every day and work out with bands two to three times a week.  This works well for now, but with yard and garden work to do that will have to change. I...
Digging In Step Seven

Digging In Step Seven

It is only six weeks until the traditional garden planting day of Good Friday. Time seems to rocket by.  I can begin to see plants in pots, the drip irrigation inserted, and tomato cages in place.  I am getting more excited by the day.  Church, are your financial...
Digging In Step Six

Digging In Step Six

I hope some of you enjoyed National Pizza Day this past Sunday, or maybe you are looking forward to Random Acts of Kindness Day next week.  I am beginning to do a bit more research into the best plants for container gardens and if sand should be added to my yard.  I...
Digging In Step Five

Digging In Step Five

The rush of starting a New Year is over. Now, there is a bit of time to sit and reflect on the past and the future. The present can be ignored because not much is going to happen in our gardens just now.  We can think about what worked in the past and what did not...
Digging In Step Four

Digging In Step Four

January 17 was Ditch Your Resolution Day.  Did you make it that far with any of your resolutions? Are you still with me in digging in for a new season of planting and finances?  It is so easy to lose focus and jump right back in to doing everything just like it was...