Category Archives: snow in April

Old Man Winter Smackdown, Part 107…

Thursday’s “dusting” turned out to be six inches of heavy snow for us. Just a dusting!  Gale force winds again today, but the snow is receding and the temperature may reach 67!!! So we begin gardening season again….

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Snow incoming!

As Prince once said “Sometimes it snows in April”.   Last year it snowed in May!  The Horror!I am reminded that I missed Garden Bloggers Bloom Day yesterday but I do actually have a few crocus boldly flowering.  Despite the … Continue reading

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In the Garden: Jumpstarting the Year 101

The season got off to a rough start with a late heavy snowfall last Tuesday. Luckily my traditional five days off to get the garden going began Wednesday! By Wednesday, my first full gardening day, the snow was mostly a … Continue reading

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What a Difference a Day Makes, Seriously.

Original, eh?  Still I took these photos tonight of the snow filled area on Tuesday morning’s video.  Voila! Spring! Touches of green in the grass! My Baptista appears upright and unharmed.  My sweet husband brought out my swing 🙂 Raised … Continue reading

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Gardening Season 2013 Kickoff in D.O.A.’s Garden

I have taken off about five days each spring whenever I can to give my garden a jump start.  Clear away leaves and old foliage, draw new maps of what survived the winter, make plans for new plantings, get my … Continue reading

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