Lula is always quite contrary

I love mornings in the yard. I sit with my coffee, enjoy seeing what’s growing, watching the birds, and finding all sorts of hidden gems.     And just so y’all don’t think I’m the only one that’s contrary about her garden, I’m leaving you with an oldy but a goody. Mary, Mary, quite contraryContinue reading “Lula is always quite contrary”

The sounds of summer

One of the reasons I moved back to the south was to experience summer. Summer in Portland was never long enough to grow beautiful tomatoes, and until recently, was never very warm. Native Oregonian’s would say otherwise, but growing up in the south, summers with 90 degrees plus and oppressive humidity is what we’re accustomedContinue reading “The sounds of summer”