A 2 Way Street

In our backyard is a lemon tree that loves to give fruit. Every year right after Christmas you will find it loaded with hundreds of lemons. No one has ever done any pruning spraying or fertilizing. It loves where it lives. I have discovered that its secret is in its flowers. Each year in early…

It’s Almost Time!

 Moving into the home that once my Dad’s in Florida has meant some major changes in our lifestyle including a good deal of downsizing. There was not much room for a garden here though we were able to preserve a few Irises in pots along the walk.  But tucked away in the back yard between…

Fruitfulness as We Grow Older

There they were: two does and a buck quietly browsing under the branches of the old Apple tree until they saw us coming. Then at a leisurely pace they turned and in a moment they were hidden from our view. Though the tree is probably over 60 years old, all it took to have another…