Quote of the Week

by Leslie Cox; Sunday; March 31, 2019

They say the secret of success is being at the right place at the right time,
but since you never know when the right time is going to be,
I figure the trick is to find the right place and just hang around.

~ Bill Watterson; Calvin & Hobbes

Front porch - view from my chair

The last two weeks in the garden…

by Leslie Cox; Sunday; March 24, 2019

March 10th:

First snowfall of the season - November 2017More snow! Another half inch. Not that much but enough to re-cover the garden completely. And just when we were making such good progress in the melting department.

Thankfully, it did not last long and the sun is shining brightly once again on the clumps of remaining piled up snow. As much as I would like to see much more snow accumulation up on the mountains, holding itself in reserve for the summer drought, I have had enough of the white stuff down here at almost sea level.

I am itching to get out in the garden and work the winter softness out of my muscles.

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Quote of the Week

by Leslie Cox; Sunday; March 24, 2019

We can complain because rose bushes have thorns,
or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.

~ Abraham Lincoln

Rosa 'Abraham Darby'

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