The Impatient Gardener

Several weeks back, I had the idea to plant Morning Glories near the base of the front porch. I thought it would be nice to have them wind their way up the support beams and make what I hoped would be a lovely display…

Labor Day in Old Wethersfield

The girls are studying American history this year, and one of the books Ginger will be reading is The Witch of Blackbird Pond. Have you ever read that book? I’ve read it three times. I think it’s one of my favorites. The book is set in…

Morning Glories

I happened to notice my morning glories for the first time in a couple of weeks today. I walk by them all the time, but rarely first thing in the morning, which is when they’re in full bloom. I was so surprised! They’ve taken over…