Tiny Sequoias, Pond Cleaning, and a New Afghan Project

CPT A brought his sequoias home from the office this past week. He has two now (from an original batch of eight) that he’s nurtured from seed. They’re two years old, and it was time for them to be repotted…a nerve-wracking procedure as CPT A has grown…

In the Garden

Can you find the frog in this photo? Elsewhere in the yard… The wild yarrow is in bloom. It’s such a useful herb – though I don’t do anything with it other than look at it. From what I’ve read, it’s edible, healthful, antiseptic, and…