Deck planting

10. May 2018 Uncategorized 0
Deck planting
Container gardens are easier to manage compared to serious landscape themes. I appreciate shuffling the containers around for optimal growing conditions. Visual aesthetics of a deck garden is a type of therapy: Creative art helps to take my focus off things that are beyond my abilities to control. For instance, money is a problem. Home ...

Fund Raiser

21. February 2018 Uncategorized 0
Fund Raiser
I was considering creating a private auction for my estimated 8′ tall Ponytail Palm (beaucarnea recurvata). This specimen is 31 years old. I planted 3 seeds in miniature containers. Two thrived. I’m a florist by hobby. Both specimens are the same age. Home improvement crisis funds are needed. I’m not thrilled about parting with this. ...

Too happy

18. February 2018 Uncategorized 0
Too happy
I’m studying bipolar disorders to understand how to help. Here’s an article to ponder (later). Hope I get a chance to finish reading this. Might learn something. “Can you imagine my dilemma? If you have bipolar, then you probably can. I am too happy. I am too energized. I am manic. If I don’t do ...

Help Wanted

18. February 2018 kindness 0
Help Wanted
I’d start a go-fund-me page again but ain’t got time. Truck repairs (only vehicle) sucked up all funds this month. I’m just getting started on a sewing business (two years of progress). Gosh, I dread having hopes and dreams being squashed. Yes, that’s one reason why I need so much therapy. Children nearly drove us ...

Loving the unlovable

07. December 2017 kindness 0
Loving the unlovable
A very difficult thing to do is to love our enemies. From a human point, realistically, hatred is prevalent. But why? Deal with it. People have flaws. I am flawed, you are flawed, we all flawed. Trying to accomplish ‘agape’ love on our own terms can make a flaw fester. Flaws make us individuals. The ...