Category: Alexandra

January’s blur of flurries

January was a blur! We filled the month with celebrations!  After our extended family holidays, my husband and I spent the month hibernating and celebrating our birthdays and anniversaries.  My birthday present included a better...

Preparing for Winter Snow

Winter Solstice arrived along with the holidays. For weeks we focused on preparing for our family gathering… and celebrating together.  At my house… and at theirs… We came home from our travels and started getting...

Fun filled weeks

I have been traveling each week to New Hampshire and Conneticut so that I can babysit my grandchildren. It’s been so much fun! Since they don’t live nearby like my own children’s grandparents did, I...

Dry July

I took June’s growing season for granted. Really. After Memorial Day, my favorite gardens were full of color and texture.  I focused on the end of the school year eagerly waiting for my summer to...

Amazing April Beauty

We have been amazed at the gorgeous blooms weeks, even a month early for some of our plants or shrubs. Always the first to get started, I have lungwart turning pink and blue in all...