I’ve Got A New Old Camera – What Fun!

This is about all of those great pictures that I haven’t taken. Because now I can! This is for all of the times I would have liked to brighten a picture. Because now I can! And about all of those times I wanted clear and crisp detail. Because now I can! And I can select . . . → Read More: I’ve Got A New Old Camera – What Fun!

Low Maintenance – Spring Blooms

It’s time to start sharing secrets. If you’ve seen the size of our gardens, you probably wonder how we do it. After all, this is a half-acre lot and Mike and I have full-time jobs and a life. I started leaning towards low maintenance gardening several years back. Many parts of our yard are low . . . → Read More: Low Maintenance – Spring Blooms

Eggs and the Vernal Equinox

Is it the vernal equinox? Is it Mike? Is it me?

I’ve got this picture of eggs standing up on my kitchen counter all by themselves. It’s not a fake or me pulling a fast one on you. Mike came in the kitchen this morning, took eggs out of the refrigerator and in just . . . → Read More: Eggs and the Vernal Equinox

Garden Bloggers’ Bloom Day – Max And Snookems At The Chicago Flower And Garden Show

She says: “Oh Max. Here comes Carol Cichorski and her ever present camera. What makes her so special that she is taking our picture at the Chicago Flower and Garden Show before it even opens?”

He says: “Don’t worry Snookems. Everyone from the Garden Writers Association can do that today.”

Snookems: “And I suppose they . . . → Read More: Garden Bloggers’ Bloom Day – Max And Snookems At The Chicago Flower And Garden Show

Best Laundry Detergent

Ah! Best Laundry Detergent got your attention. It got mine too. Best Laundry Detergent is one of the categories you can vote for at the About.com – 2012 Readers Choice Awards. Maybe I should be interested in something more esoteric, but I am going back on March 30th to see what the Best Laundry Detergent . . . → Read More: Best Laundry Detergent

Zone 5 – Favorites On The 5th – Tomato Tasting

I welcome you to the debut of ‘Zone 5 Favorites on the 5th’.

I’m going to post on the 5th of every month, redirecting visitors to a favorite posting relative to zone 5.

It could be mine

It could be another bloggers

It could be old

It . . . → Read More: Zone 5 – Favorites On The 5th – Tomato Tasting