Our purple azalea is just about to burst into bloom. The white one is a bit further behind, but coming soon.
I just love these ... We have never had a Spring garden quite like this before. It is such a pleasure to go outside, and see all the beautiful new flowers. I had no idea that there are so many varieties of daffodils, or that they smell so amazing! I bring in some cuttings every… Continue reading Daffodil assortment
It is such a pleasure to watch the changes in our garden as the days go by. I think it's so important to see the beauty, to appreciate the incremental changes, and to realize that - for most of us - life goes on as our Winter turns into Spring. Also, I did not realize… Continue reading Spring blooms
One of the real pleasures of working from home is that I don't have to get up super early to pack all my meals. Since I am doing intermittent fasting at the moment, I block some time on my calendar at 10 am, and I make a meal from the leftovers we have on hand. … Continue reading Lunches at home
After an inspiring field trip with his day camp, our little one requested to visit the Garfield Conservatory in Chicago again. We had good fun visiting with turtles, participating in the scavenger hunt, and feeding the baby goats. And of course I loved the opportunity to take lots of pictures. August 2019.