Holiday hoopla

How are you doing with the Hallmarkization of the holidays this year? Are they living up to your expectations? What are your expectations? I love Christmas. I love the songs, the decorations, the idea of festive activities. I look forward to it all year. I start listening to Christmas music before the Thanksgiving turkey is … Continue reading Holiday hoopla

Die or Fight?

Do you ever feel like this? Dry and dead with no life left? This was the state of one of our holly bushes we planted in April. It was flourishing until.....the scorching 100 plus degree heat burned almost every leaf on it. Regardless of the amount of water most of the leaves fell off, leaving … Continue reading Die or Fight?