Articles for the Month of October 2013

Loads of Lavender

Ah, the glorious days of fall! Cool, crisp air wafts over our gardens and into our thoughts. Just as the world is winding down the garden year we start thinking about harvesting and using the herbs we have planted, weeded, watered, and murmured sweet nothings to during the summer. One herb that I have never

Getting a Second Chance

Ah the joys of fall weather!  My initial reaction on making it through a hot summer to a cooler and softer fall is profound relief. As a child, summer held vacations, frequent visits to the public library, and a break from school routine. Now it brings sunscreen, overheated cars, and an almost pathological need for a