Gardening, Other Obsessions

More Hydrangea Happiness!

I'm definitely not a Master Gardener, but may soon qualify as a Novice!  I've really only seen progress in the last few years as I've had time to spend online reading, reading, reading.  But I'm excited to report on my hydrangea experiment.  In an earlier post, I shared how every spring I was confronted with… Continue reading More Hydrangea Happiness!

Gardening, Other Obsessions

Organizing Your Gardening Tasks

Obsession versus organization. One major plus of being a retired SAHM,  (stay-at-home-mom, for the uninitiated), is being able to tackle many of those organization projects that were impossible to do with your kids running around.  But many might say that I've moved from being organized to being obsessed.  Doesn't everyone hang their clothes according to… Continue reading Organizing Your Gardening Tasks

Gardening, Other Obsessions

Hydrangea Happiness: Unlocking The Mysteries

Like millions of others I'm in love with hydrangeas.  It's March 1st, the snow is falling, and I'm dreaming of them. I've never had any of those giant, fluffy, snowball types that are so popular here in the Midwest, the Annabelle hydrangeas.  I stare at them longingly.  Mine are small and sickly looking. This year,… Continue reading Hydrangea Happiness: Unlocking The Mysteries