Digging In

Living in the northeast, you take a sunny warm spring day head on, because you don't know when you will see one again. You could even experience snow and sunburn in the matter of twenty four hours. This was confirmed when after spending days outside working on my landscaping, snow is falling. Fresh air and …

Bittersweet

Our first fall in the Adirondacks, I discovered bittersweet growing in our backyard. I wasn't aware of its name until I looked it up, but I found it intriguing. A beautiful vine with yellow casing opening to red berries and it's called bittersweet? Why did it have such a paradoxical name? I may not have …

Fickle Fall

I like to enjoy each season while I am in it. That is is why it is disturbing when I see Christmas decorations in July. I don't want to taste pumpkin flavored anything until September. Those fluffy little marshmallow treats belong at Easter. I purpose to be in the season I am in. That being …