Category Archives: Just for fun

Mushrooms in the yard


Isn’t odd when you find mushrooms in the grass? I understand them growing on my mulch or lichen on one of the trees, but somehow the concept of bright, healthy grass and fungus don’t seem to go together.

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Gardening ethics  


My mother called me the other day to tell me she was peeved at Dad because he didn’t think she should be picking daffodils from her neighbor’s woods. In her mind, her dad (my grandpa) had planted the daffodils that … Continue reading

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Wedding flowers


It’s my anniversary. I was married September 5, 1981. The ceremony was at my grandma’s church. The reception in my parent’s backyard. And the dance was at the local country club. I wore white and carried a bouquet of white, … Continue reading

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Buying Ladybugs


So this is the last in my series of articles on ladybugs this summer. First I talked about why ladybugs are a good idea in your garden and described their entomology. Then I shared some fun trivia and stories about … Continue reading

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