Snow in spring

It’s spring. This is a very rare occurrence this late into April but here it is. I suggested that this is just like a spring day in Edmonton. It might be more like a spring day in Calgary where you are closer to the mountains. I’ve already cut the grass twice and by the weekend…

It’s spring

This past weekend with the warmer winds blowing and the sun out I dug into the shed to see what needed to go, what needed to get cleaned and what needed to be readied for the season. We’ve had a deck box that we don’t need so I dragged that out by the curb. We…

Gardening is therapeutic

I recall the day my Dad told me he thought I was old enough to start cutting the grass. I can’t recall my age but we were living in Scarborough, so I’m guessing I was 13. The big deal was that the lawnmower was gas-powered! So the risk of doing something dumb, like a teen…