Art in Bloom, a signature celebration of the Montclair Art Museum, took place this past week. It is a biennial festival of floral designs inspired by the works of art at the museum and this year was the 10th anniversary. Forty-nine designers took part and the creativity was overflowing.
I know the title of this post would sound odd to most, especially after the harsh winter and early spring snow storms we had. Below zero temperatures in January and destructive blizzards in March and I’m talking about fall planting? Of course, there is a method to my madness and the title to this post […]
After the last massive snow storm here in the north east on Wednesday March 21st, I began to ask myself, will it ever end? I had written in my last post something about being able to tolerate whatever happens in March because I know the end is in sight. As of last Wednesday, I was […]
March and the end is in sight. No matter how low the temperature drops or even a last blast of snow, somehow in March it is bearable because we know April is around the corner and with April comes spring. Now is a good time to start thinking about late winter chores. If you hadn’t […]
Winter is a long season for a gardener. The days are short, the nights too long and the overall dreariness can sometimes seep into your bones and your soul. If you have read my posts in the past then you know this is a recurring theme for me. You also know I have tried to […]