London when it sizzles…

I spent eight glorious days in London this past July.  It was so good to be travelling again despite all the dire warnings of flight cancellations, delays and lost luggage.  Thankfully, I didn't experience any of those problems...it was clear sailing (flying) across the Atlantic. The only hick-up was the weather...we were in London for… Continue reading London when it sizzles…

The Garden in Summer…

As I look out into my garden today, I'm fully aware that fall is just around the corner.  The leaves haven't really started to turn colour yet, but the annuals and perennials are fizzling out.  The ground is dry and cracked, and as I move the hose around, I'm reminded that we have no control… Continue reading The Garden in Summer…

An Indoor Garden…

  We received our first major snowfall this week...that wet, heavy snow that is hard to shovel, but a gift for our trees and shrubs.  With the substantial accumulation of snow, I think it's safe to say that winter has arrived and is here until next spring. Although gardening is a passion for many of… Continue reading An Indoor Garden…

Summer…

    This past weekend was the official kick-off for Summer 2021, and what a difference a year makes! Finally, there seems to be something to look forward to...like seeing friends and family again, eating out in restaurants and possibly even travelling.   What could be better? The onset of Summer 2021 will bring excitement… Continue reading Summer…

An Uplifting Mother’s Day…

The past year has been hard for many of us...so much loss, sacrifice and suffering.  For me, it meant losing both my mom and my precious little dog, Chloe.  Although time eases the sadness, when special occasions or holidays come along, the heartstrings are tugged on once again...   Not only is it Mother's Day… Continue reading An Uplifting Mother’s Day…