Monthly Archives: May 2014

Q and A: growing rhubarb and Zone 3 apricots

Growing rhubarb Two days ago snow and hard freeze overnight, and now 70 degrees! I am growing rhubarb for the first time ever, and I...

We finally got a Baltimore Oriole

After weeks of waiting, we were finally rewarded by seeing a Baltimore Oriole in a birch tree off of our deck. He tried to...

Still cold and rainy

I wonder if that's why I haven't seen any orioles? My friend, Jeri, has had them for three days now and she lives 2½...

Had a wonderful Mother’s Day

Did I mention it rained all week? Needless to say, Bill couldn't bring up his tractor-mounted rototiller on Mother's Day as the ground was...

Q and A: missing seeds, poultry, anthill, and snow sliding off...

Missing seeds Got the seeds yesterday. Thank you bunches. Guess the watermelon seeds must have fallen out of the pack. Oh well, will try them...