Monthly Archive: May 2009

Flickr favorites 0

Flickr favorites

1. Turtle, 2. Guardian, 3. bird egg, 4. Radiator’s Last Home, 5. Go toward the light!, 6. Gotcha!!, 7. Visiting Italy, 8. wonderland: leaves, trees, & ferns…, 9. England, Surrey Created with fd’s Flickr...

Santa Fe 2

Santa Fe

We went to Santa Fe for a long weekend, and had a great time.Β  We loved hiking Bandolier National Monument and seeing the cliff dwellings. And hiking at Hyde Memorial State Park. We did...

Garden Bloggers’ Bloom Day, May 2009 4

Garden Bloggers’ Bloom Day, May 2009

Please check out what is blooming all over at May Dreams Gardens. Here is what is blooming in my garden. Woolly butterfly bush. The flies love this plant, oddly. Argentinian butterfly bush. Butterfly bush...

Computer photo tricks 3

Computer photo tricks

I just figured out how to do this and I’m psyched.Β  Sorry this one has a heavy dose of the Flickr blog repeats, but it could be worse.Β  Cute monkeys! 1. Santa Fe Sign,...

A few small problems 4

A few small problems

I think I let the compost sit too long. What do you think?Β  I also have two volunteer squash in the garden that seem to be doing quite well– flowering, anyway. What is eating...

It’s a process, okay? 7

It’s a process, okay?

I kind of hate to show you this picture, since it looks like such a mess. But I’m hoping you can see the potential in my new butterfly garden. Given my penchant for buying...

A four-nursery day 4

A four-nursery day

Yesterday I went to four nurseries. I wasn’t really trying to find anything in particular, but there were two I wanted to check out and two favorites that I needed to visit. I started...

Nothing to do with gardening 2

Nothing to do with gardening

Somewhere deep inside, I am a 10-year old boy. Really. I got to go to the Houston Ship Channel for work on Friday, and I was so excited about seeing all the big ships....