It was a dreary winter, not quite as cold as last year, but dreary and wet. And we made it unscathed. Of course we did.
And now in the circle of things, I'm planning my pots -- about 40 of them will be filled with annuals. So I'm up to my schnutz in alstromeria to zinnias, and into my spring/summer vocabulary. Yes, I speak "flowers" as our good friends David and Marge say.
Yesterday, I sat outside with my planning book and enjoyed this...
until a spring storm chased me inside. I'll go back out today.
And as my high school buddy Steve Bell sweetly said, "Behind every good woman is a ... cat.
- I am a retired English teacher and department head, the mother of three, grand mother of three, and have been married to the same man for 42 years. I subscribe to Dr. PM Forni's concept of Civility. I was born in South Philadelphia and grew up in the 'burbs. I love soft pretzels and cheesesteaks, the Phillies, the Eagles, and San Diego. I love being Mom, Aunt Kathy, Nona Kathy, and Teacher. I spend a lot of time in my gardens in the spring and summer, and in the winter I plan what I'm going to plant. I also am an avid reader and photographer.