Monthly Archives: April 2013

None of this is my fault

You may remember Tillie, the odd person who came with our house– just like curtains and doorknobs. She tends to hibernate in winter but recently I’ve seen her lurking around and she was on hand today when the rhubarb crumble … Continue reading

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The hydrangea, the owl, the dead grass

Early morning, chilly but clear, and a woman wanders among the amazing plant displays at the Portland Nursery. She is alert with coffee AND in possession of a birthday gift-certificate. Another clematis? I think not. No room in the clematis … Continue reading

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