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Citrus Blossom Crown

Citrus Blossom Crown

Every spring, when our grapefruit tree explodes with blossoms, I have a little freak out. I love that fragrance so much that it makes me a little crazy. And I start trying to figure out ways to grab it and hang onto it, because one moment it’s there, and the […]

Garden Brain

Garden Brain

There is a moment every almost-Spring when I become painfully useless at doing anything other than being in the garden. If I’m not in the garden, then I’m probably near a window looking onto it,┬ádoing that awkward open-mouthed stare that makes everybody around me wonder how I get myself dressed […]

Phoebe: the Struggle is Real

Phoebe: the Struggle is Real

This dog. Two and a half years old and our running tally is: 1 ER trip after ingesting toxic plants 1 ER trip after ingesting a pack of silica beads 4 ER trips for bowel obstruction/gastroenteritis 3 ER trips due to bee stings and subsequent severe allergic reactions (usually involving […]

Floral Terrarium

Floral Terrarium

I love terrariums. Put anything in a terrarium and it looks amazing. Airplants? Check. A single succulent? Check check. Old socks? Stuff them in a terrarium and they’ll look like some darn modern art. I’m telling you: it’s terrarium magic. I especially love them for florals–these sorts of arrangements are […]