I love fruit, just about any type, but I have to say that my favorite fruit is definitely the strawberry! I can’t get enough of strawberries. They’re so cute, red, sweet & tart at the same time, & they just make me happy. And, as it turns out, I liveContinue Reading

Mary, Mary, quite contrary, How does your garden grow? With silver bells, and cockle shells, And pretty maids all in a row. Since I was a little girl, I have loved flowers, plants, & gardens. Here’s a couple photos of me above in my Mom’s garden, in our backyard in Gatesville,Continue Reading

The day started early with a train ride to Hertfordshire so that Ryan could present a paper at the Design History Society Conference. Short of a parched mouth and lots of fidgeting, his paper presentation went well. Afterwards we went to the Hatfield House with Leslie Atzmon (Ryan’s colleague andContinue Reading

We spent last Sunday cleaning up our patio & it looks really nice! We had some plants that had seen better days & needed to be tossed & we also planted some new plants or replanted & cleaned out ones we’ve had that needed a little TLC. It took longerContinue Reading