Dead Wood…

Dead Wood…

Design & Garden Tips
Dead Wood… I perfected the fine art of eye rolling when I was thirteen. So charming.  I’m guessing I came to this expression in response to something my father said when I thought I knew way more than he about the world and that he was purposefully trying to work my nerves. Since that time when I’m annoyed, it’s my fall-back look. I was in full eye-roll mode last week when my letter to all of you grand folk was stuck ... Read more
Cut to the Chase

Cut to the Chase

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There is often a day in late January or early February when the temperatures are unseasonably warm and you are just ITCHING to get outdoors and do something. Of course there are usually twigs and leaves to pick up and rake, but pruning is another garden activity you can take on. Pruning is on the top fear-factor list of many gardeners. I hope this will help ease that somewhat. I am suggesting to start with deciduous shrubs. ... Read more