There are times when I hate being a homeowner. Right now is one of those times. To be honest I’d have preferred if the dirt had stayed in the flower bed rather than making its way into our basement. We weren’t ready to spend money on more landscaping and the basement yet. Guess Mother Nature Read More

The cactus

When I decided to pull weeds today I never expected to find this! What is a cactus doing in our front garden?  Until now, I never even knew that succulents could grow outdoors in our zone! With all the things that need doing around the house, weeding is hardly a priority. But it helps me Read More