Garden Success or Failure? Summer Musings

Garden Success or Failure? Summer Musings

This morning I really noticed it. The days are getting shorter. This time of the year a subtle shade of melancholy settles on me. I look around my garden and see bare dirt patches where I didn’t plant anything yet. There are the empty raised beds where I recently...
My Partner the European Paper Wasp

My Partner the European Paper Wasp

Meet my partner the European paper wasp. In the past I did not know the difference between paper wasps and yellow jackets. I knew I did not want yellow jackets around the property so I knocked down any wasp nests I saw. Then I began to notice that these yellow and...