Monthly Archives: July 2013

Ode to Zinnia Fest …

This week’s column Perhaps not my best But how exciting to learn There’s an actual Zinnia Fest! The grass is thick But the mower’s currently broken. Time to buy a new one As the weeds have awoken. Hope you like … Continue reading

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TGIF and I’m at Groundhog Hill…

Imagine me relaxing in a folding chair in the middle of the creek on this sunny afternoon in the Garden Spot of the Universe and you will have correctly identified my day! The garden is nicely mowed (yes, I said … Continue reading

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Zinnia Master of Groundhog Hill…

Zinnia Fest is in full swing at Groundhog Hill. After a coupla weeks of heat and humidity, the weather has turned fine once again, so you can find me pulling Johnson grass and hacking at other weeds amongst the flora. … Continue reading

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Glory Days of Summer at Groundhog Hill…

I spent a few days last week in Santa Monica and enjoyed a break from pulling Johnson grass. Met a few thousand neighbors on the beach for a Thursday night concert at the Santa Monica Pier…very fun. Meanwhile, back at … Continue reading

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New Feature: Recipes & Such!

Hey, I’ve added a new page to the webpage: Recipes & Such. Here, you can learn how to cook freshly picked green beans in the traditional southern manner: To Death! (Actually, they are delicious cooked this way.) Also, it’s Tuesday, … Continue reading

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In The Garden….

“I come to the garden alone, While the dew is still on the roses, And the voice I hear, Falling on my ear, The Son of God discloses. And He walks with me, and He talks with me, And He … Continue reading

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Muddy Garden = Muddy Feet

Sunny and beautiful here in The Garden Spot of the Universe! The recent rains have really done a number on the garden. The ground is super-muddy (as opposed to just “muddy”) and the grass has quadrupled in strength. Arrrggggh! The … Continue reading

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