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Guilty of stupidity in the first degree...
After using a simple flower display (that has long been in my bedroom) for some photos I took with the tables Mike made, I realized that the flowers were looking a little haggard. They were droopy and...
4/15/14 at 8:21 PM
Sitting out in the dirt... 7/21/13 at 10:35 PM
An open letter to STEM Center Principal Michelle Weber... 5/24/13 at 9:55 PM THIS WOMAN WRITES
Promenade: The Story of This Painting
The Story of the Painting, Promenade, at Start Your Week with Steve of Steve Henderson Fine Art: Gardens are good places, whether they consist of vegetables and berries, or masses of flowers. From ...
4/15/14 at 1:24 PM
What "Should" Your Child Be Reading? 2/13/14 at 1:00 PM
Irises Don't Smell 5/24/13 at 5:22 PM THE FLENSBURGER FILES
In School in Germany: Experimenting with Flowers
There is a saying worth mentioning as the starting point to this article: Every form of Flora has its multiple uses for the better of human kind. George Washington Carver found over 110 uses of the...
4/13/14 at 3:56 PM
BUGA- The German Garden and Horticulture Show 2011: Koblenz 10/27/11 at 7:58 AM SWEET CONCLUSIONS
We Made It !
Welcome APRIL !!!! We made it through a very long winter! They are predicting a Minnesota spring "snowstorm" tonight but it can't damper our spirits as the snow will not last long as April has arrived...
4/3/14 at 10:28 AM
11:57 a.m. 3/20/14 at 11:14 AM
Amaryllis is sometimes called Hippeastrum, which means, "Knight Star". The Metier of Blossoming Fully occupied with growing--that's the amaryllis. Growing especially at night: it would take only a b...
Jumping the gun
I couldn't help it. I know it's way too early to plant. And I don't plan on planting anytime soon. The snow just finished melting about a week ago, for Pete's sake. But I was at a happy hour gatheri...
5/15/13 at 10:22 AM
Winter continues. . . 4/19/13 at 7:58 AM
Tropical flowers 3/8/13 at 8:50 AM OH LOOK, A SHINY THING!
Mystery Flowers and Tenacious B.G.
Someone sent me flowers last week! I'd love to pretend it was a secret admirer, but I'm not the sort of person who gets flowers from secret admirers. I do get flowers from my parents, and sometime...
7/30/12 at 10:00 AM
Spring Cupcakes 2/18/10 at 8:50 AM THE FARM BLEAT
Wildflowers and lightning bugs
There are times in life when you experience something that is sure to remain with you forever. You think back on it and smile and long for the next time you can make a lasting memory. That happened...
7/18/12 at 4:56 PM
Black thumb, green thumb 9/18/11 at 6:36 PM
Learning by Doing 6/14/11 at 11:16 PM PEACE GARDEN MAMA
mama mondays: God of the living
As a cradle Catholic, I've gotten to the point at which I feel like I've heard every Scripture passage at least a couple times, many of them much more. This is a good thing! But Sunday morning, the fi...
7/2/12 at 12:01 AM
faith fridays: lovely things 6/24/10 at 6:08 PM
writing wednesdays: something lovely for you 6/8/10 at 6:26 PM A MINNESOTAN IN CHINA
Yangshuo: Grateful for Rain
Yes, that's right. I was grateful for the "bad" weather during my time there. Crazy, huh? Well, normally I'd wish for blue skies just like the next fella, but something about this place made the rain ...
6/16/12 at 9:32 AM LAGNIAPPE
Out, out dang dirt!
I get a lot of satisfaction from gardening. Many years ago, when DotMom used to make me help her lug jugs of water out to her garden plot at the local college, I would have never believed I would get ...
5/15/12 at 6:04 AM
Rain blame 5/9/11 at 12:34 PM
Pretty pretty please? 5/10/10 at 5:00 AM IT'S GOOD TO BE IN NORTH DAKOTA
More blooms
This blog is quickly turning into a gardening blog. Here's a shot of my Asiatic lilies blooming. ...
6/20/11 at 12:15 PM
A little project 7/7/10 at 10:43 AM
Flowers for Katie 3/16/10 at 6:18 PM FAR SIDE OF FIFTY
In the Yard
These little birds are so ugly that only a Mama and Papa bird could love them.   Far Guy reported a while back that there was a nest with an egg in it near one of the honeysuckle vines that ...
6/10/11 at 6:12 AM
Delphinium Tour 7/23/09 at 4:48 AM
Twin Lupines and Twin Thoughts 6/26/09 at 7:05 AM MODERN-DAY JANE
You say toe-mah-toe, I say toe-may-toe
The Handy Husband built this garden bed earlier in the spring. He has a thing for garden beds on the sides of houses, because he's a bit particular about the lawn, and grass never grows very well ther...
Bouquet day
Bella Munro, 6, left, and Mya Williams, 5, spend a sunny morning making clover bouquets in south Moorhead.  ...
2/15/10 at 10:41 AM
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