Every year, as the leaves begin to transform from various shades of green to vibrant arrays of yellow, orange, and brown I start the process of preparing for the cold months ahead. As part of my preparation, I bring my prized outdoor plants into the basement where they can live safely and warm throughout the … More JANUARY BLOOMS


Most people I know have a bucket list. They are fun. They keep us focused on things that we want to accomplish. They provide us with challenge and whimsy. But they can also be unforgettable, I mean really unforgettable! I have several things on my bucket list. Some I have accomplished, some currently left undone, … More BUCKET LIST…FAIL