Category Archives: garden

In Memory of Bentley

Bentley died in February. I think of him often, especially when I explore our yard. When he was healthy, Bentley would go outside with me and scout out all “points of interest”. I his honor, today I went on a … Continue reading

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Busy as a . . .

The other day I noticed several bumblebees on the few remaining cosmos flowers because, unlike most bees I’ve seen, these bees were not flitting from flower to flower. They were curled up on the flowers and very still. They appeared … Continue reading

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A colorful walk on Thanksgiving Day

QB and I went for a walk this morning and saw bits of color along the way: Happy Thanksgiving from QB and the rest of us.

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Nip it in the bud

“Nip it in the bud.” The person most responsible for making this phrase famous has to be Barney Fife, Deputy to Sheriff Andy Griffith. His catch phrase has inspired at least one rap song and numerous comedy routines. I was … Continue reading

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Double the fun

Several weeks ago while QB was taking me for a walk, I stopped to look at the horsemint in the flower bed. When I looked up, QB was gazing intently at a spot on the other side of the fence. … Continue reading

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