Monthly Archives: December 2014

Embracing a Kinder and Gentler New Year

Originally posted December 2011 This post may not qualify as a typical “Nature is Nurture” excerpt, but I’ve toyed with writing the story for several years and I believe it is fitting for the New Year – especially for those … Continue reading

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After Christmas Amaryllis

Originally posted January 2012 Although we are in the midst of winter and some of us have landscapes covered in snow, we gardeners can enjoy getting our hands dirty and satisfy our urge to sow by planting a few Amaryllis bulbs … Continue reading

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Winter Solstice – A Time of Hope

**Originally posted in December, 2011. December 21st is the shortest day of the year. You probably are asking, “What do you mean the shortest day of the year? Aren’t there 24 hours in every day?” Absolutely, but allow me to be … Continue reading

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