Journey to My House: Part I

For reasons I’ll explain at the end of the post, today feels like a good day to write Part I about how my house came to be. There’s a lot to this part of the story, and I’m only going to touch on the high(low)lights. I moved to my current state eight years ago for …

Continue reading Journey to My House: Part I


Plant Identification: The Scientific Method

I may have mentioned that my plant knowledge is below average (more than one standard deviation below the mean for you stats people). As the weather heats up, more flowers bloom. I love blooming flowers except that as I spend this year trying to get acquainted with my gardens, I'd like to know their names. So, I have …

Continue reading Plant Identification: The Scientific Method