Category Archives: Gardening

Lily Lottery

I have continued to get flowers each week when I go grocery shopping. I love having cut flowers in my apartment. When I make my millions, I’ll have a florist on retainer. The person in charge of ordering flowers continues … Continue reading

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Moving Stuff Around

My lanai has gotten cluttered. Mostly it’s because I can’t seem to stop buying plants. But also, I have a lot of furniture out there. I wanted to get the plants up high to catch the sunlight, so I bought … Continue reading

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Beauty and the Beast

The flowers at church are often from someone’s garden, as was the case yesterday. But I couldn’t believe the flowers that were in there. It was an amaryllis stalk! The flowers were beautiful, but I couldn’t believe someone cut it. … Continue reading

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Step by Step

I have been trying to get an aquarium up and running in my classroom. I had the longest delay because my water-filler-and-empty-er tube wouldn’t connect to the faucet in my room. I got that figured out, and then there was … Continue reading

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Bradosaurus Rex

Recently, I have developed a strong affinity for rex begonias. These are the kind of houseplant begonias that have fancy leaves. I’ve looked everywhere for them here on Maui, but haven’t found them. I wanted some so bad I got … Continue reading

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