Hello again

Summer-Roses-via-Hedgerow-Rose

And so we meet again! Thank you all once more for your lovely comments on my taking a break post. Last summer I would pop back into this space from time to time, tinker with the design a bit and sort of tease out whether I felt like writing again. Seeing the same posts over [...]

NEWS: Taking an indefinite blogging break

William Shakespeare 2000

Folks, it’s time for me to take a break from blogging. This is not a veiled attempt to fish for compliments, I genuinely need to take a step back and reevaluate. I’ve poured my heart and soul into this blog and while I never set out for it to become a big thing with lots of followers, [...]

Growing Rosa rugosa ‘Alba’

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If you grow roses, at some point you are going to have your heart broken. It’s an inevitability. I know I certainly have–a bunch of times. I think the key to minimizing the heartache, is making the proper choices in the first place. Oh, if I could go back in time and tell myself not [...]