I hope this blog note finds everyone happy and at least at peace with the Fall season. It’s quiet in Minneapolis Minnesota today with a few birds chirping as the warm weather ebbs. I’m lucky to live in Minnesota where early voting is taking place right now so I was able to early vote on … Continue reading
Happy 4th of July. Here are some pictures from my garden. I hope you have a safe and happy holiday.
Hi All, I went out to the NorthEast Minneapolis Farmer’s Market this morning. I got there before 8:30 a.m. so lots of produce available. I got carrots, greens for salad, asparagus, cucumbers, zucchini, and green onions. The walk to the market from the parking was easier this morning so I’m making progress. The duck has … Continue reading
Hi All, I hope the beginning of the Summer Season is treating you well wherever you are in the Northern Hemisphere. Here in Minneapolis it has been a warm 2nd weekend of Summer. High humidity has brought us into the sub-tropics without even needing to take a trip. Some lightning and thunder so far this … Continue reading
Hi All, Lovely day for a bike ride in Minneapolis Minnesota. More ducklings hatched & a pair of wild turkey came to visit. Also, 3 buds on my peony bush this time. The ants are busy helping the blossoms open. Here’s some pictures from the day.
Hi All, The sun was shining bright today. I wanted to capture some of the progress my Memorial garden is making. There’s still some old growth on the terrace but I keep the old morning glory vines for habitat for the wildlife. Mostly for nesting & a safe harbor during the day. I have the … Continue reading
Hi All, New life is coming from my Memorial Terrace Garden. Our rainy duck weather today in Minneapolis greeted 8 new Mallard ducklings. The mother duck chose well. A big pot on my terrace about 7 feet from the sidewalk with a morning glory trellis that limited the size of the bird that could access … Continue reading
Hi, I hope this post finds everyone well and finding the sunshine even on a cloudy day. I’ve finished planting my terrace garden now after the mallard duck had 6 eggs hatch in one of my terrace pots. In the nest pot there was one Morning Glory plant started all on its own from last … Continue reading
Hi All, I enjoy planting seeds in the Spring to see a promise unfold all summer long. I didn’t realize how doable gardens could be until I found an inspiring post from Nora Roberts Long Weekend Blog Post. I hope you get a chance to explore http://fallintothestory.com there’s interesting travel, gardening, and writing tips to ferret out and … Continue reading