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Oh Ye of Little Faith and If You Teach A Man To Fish

My garden is growing!  We planted the seeds less than two weeks ago, on March 19.  I was ecstatic when our lettuce popped up because the seeds are so tiny that once they are planted, you can’t see them.   514 more words


Easter Time

Cosentino’s is a really exciting place this time of year. For a week or two after Valentine’s Day it was slow; a time to catch up on nearly completed winte… 195 more words

Cosentino Florist

Cherry Blossom Monday

Every Monday I post a photo of cherry blossom, taken in Japan or London. Today’s photo was taken last week in Regent’s Park, London.

If you’re making plans for cherry blossom viewing, my  100 more words


What To Plant When Your Thumb Is More Brown Than Green

When spring arrives, we all get a little itchy to get outside and enjoy our surroundings. For many of us, that means hitting the local nursery or Home Depot and hauling home a car full of flowers and plants for the yard. 669 more words


Readers' wildlife photographs

Reader Donn Ingle sent a variety of photos from his South African homeland (he lives in Betty’s Bay at the southern tip of the country). The captions are his: 31 more words