Tag Archives: Dahlias

Dahlias Adieu

The frost descended like a cold smothering wind over the weekend, snuffing the life out of the garden. The temperature was on a downhill slide all day, so we rushed to harvest what was left in the vegetable garden, and hauled … Continue reading

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Cooking for Love

I have been up since the wee hours, cooking JJ comfort food in preparation for a couple lousy days on the sofa, post surgery. Soup is my elixir for healing and comfort – something we all need quite a lot … Continue reading

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Dahlias!

We have had the most extraordinary stretch of spring weather… Deep blue skies, warm  sunshine, cold nights, and absolutely no rain to fortify all the tender plants expending so much energy to push out their new leaves and flowers. Is … Continue reading

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Garden Lessons

In a blink of an eye the warmth has fled the vegetable garden, and though we haven’t had a frost, the warm weather crops are done. The garden produced like a miraculous machine all summer. Before it is a distant … Continue reading

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