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Still blooming

Still blooming

Our backyard still has lovely plants in bloom! I guess the unseasonably warm weather we have been having is the culprit. The squirrels continue to take things out of the garden… And leave us stuff… We also planted a succulent my dad gave me weeks ago that I had been meaning to plant outside and … Continue reading

Nature Walk

Nature Walk

G loves being outside. Loves, loves, loves it, I should say. Between that and the simply beautiful weather we had yesterday, I had to take him to the nature center near us. They have a building with some interactive “exhibits”, turtles in tanks, and an owl who was rescued and cannot be in the wild … Continue reading

Fairy Garden Update

Fairy Garden Update

I finally got the lamb’s ear planted… The plants are growing and starting to fill in areas… and they are growing taller… And not in the garden, but we are hopeful some of those bare spots in the lawn will turn into grass, now that we put down topsoil and grass seed… (Yeah, not as … Continue reading

Fairy Garden update!

Fairy Garden update!

Our fairy garden is really coming along! Plants are thriving and looking beautiful and we’re adding little additions here and there. Sadly, the squirrels are also having fun with the garden and have eaten the Sweet Woodruff we planted, ripped up various plants from the ground, plus continually unsettle the houses and sparkly stones we … Continue reading

Baby Steps Towards A Fairy Garden!

Baby Steps Towards A Fairy Garden!

Before I get into our Fairy Garden progress, I have to post this picture of one of the yummiest and easiest things I have ever baked. Baked Brie with Jam. In puff pastry. Good heavens, it is phenomenal. We had friends over Friday night for dinner, so I wanted to make something a little special … Continue reading