Tag Archives: garden

Cease and desist

Jack D. Rabbit Sometime visitor to my backyard Upstate New York Re: Cease and Desist Harassment Dear Jack D. Rabbit, I am writing to you this letter to document a period of harassment I have received from you beginning 31 … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Halloween cookies

Here we are, deep in October and well on our way to Halloween, so I have set aside all the other holiday cookie recipes in The Joy of Cookies and baked something more appropriate to the season. I was compelled … Continue reading

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In the garden

For several weeks I have been meaning to write a bit of nonsense regarding the month of August. I even took several photos I hoped would be worth sharing. Unfortunately, while August is a month I am increasingly enamored with … Continue reading

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Pastine al miele

Monday of this week, I chained myself to the kitchen. And by chained, I mean I put on an apron and a good attitude and I worked from shortly after breakfast until evening, baking cookies and peeling tomatoes. It has … Continue reading

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A year slipped by… as did half a month

According to my records, I began this blog adventure a year ago yesterday. A belated happy blogiversary to me! Or whatever it is that I was supposed to say re: that. Also according to my records, I began a newsy … Continue reading

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Rampaging zucchini! And other garden matters

The zucchini has run amok. It starts in the furthermost corner of one vegetable bed, runs out into the lawn and around a second bed, has made its way into the third bed and is taking over the spent strawberry … Continue reading

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Ruminations on legumes and locusts

This past spring I ordered seeds from Hudson Valley Seed Library, an excellent seed source I learned about a couple of years ago from a friend who lives in Australia when she surprised me with a membership (art packs are … Continue reading

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