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Dear Journal

Dear Journal, It’s been a while since I’ve written.  I’m not sure why I’ve not written because things have happened.  I have been busy.  My life is busy.   I haven’t had a chance to put anything in words.  Allen and I are always talking about this and how our attempts to slow down never happen.  We don’t want […]

Bee ready to Bee amazed

I just completed my first beekeeping class. How many people do you think would attend a beekeeping class? My boss said 5. My husband said 10. I was expecting around 20-25. Imagine my surprise when I walked into the room and saw this. At least 150 people showed up to learn about bees! I knew bees […]

It's time for the fair!

I love county fair time.  Maybe it’s because the weather is getting cooler.  Maybe because the garden starts to perk up.  Most likely it’s because I love warm funnel cakes.  Or those juicy hamburgers from the Burger Barn.  And who doesn’t like to throw darts at balloons or ride the Tilt-A-Whirl? The fair has been a part of my […]

Big City Gardens

When I travel, I am always on the lookout for interesting gardens, parks, or flowers.  I am a garden junkie and not afraid to admit it. I need trees.  I need color.  I need green.  I must have it.  Daily. On a recent trip to New York City, (by far the biggest city I’ve ever been in) […]