I was beginning to worry that I wouldn’t have an opportunity to spend some one-on-one time with one of my favorite native plants this year. Blue Grama is Colorado’s state grass and a real beauty. The prayer-flagged stems look like musical notes on a staff, the blooms like purple eyelashes. The grass is said to […]
We took our first trip up Old Fall River Road as everyone was heading home from the 4th of July holiday…
It was so hot last weekend. We ran for the mountains, the coolness, the melting snows of the high country. And the summer wild flowers.
Picked up Keri Smith’s lovely new book The Wander Society. Her blog is here. We’ve given most of her books to our little friends, Will and Julia – and we have read them too. We use them as inspiration for our own wandering. And we’ve wandered to our usual and a few unusual haunts. Some […]
Oh, Beautiful Handwritten – they do me proud! 🙂 Long Live Analogue and Arts from the Hand!
I’ve always loved ferns. I grew up in the deep green heartland of an Eastern forest. It is truly a challenge to keep these thirsty plants happy and thriving here in our semi-arid climate. I really enjoy nurturing them. They need a humid environment and filtered light. So our master bath is a perfect place […]ferns
“I am a frayed and nibbled survivor in a fallen world, and I am getting along. I am aging and eaten and have done my share of eating too. I am not washed and beautiful, in control of a shining world in which everything fits, but instead am wondering awed about on […]