Tag: Sexy

Swan Dive

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There was so much action in the garden in the month of May–action that, between finals, graduation, and everything else that was going in my life, just did not get documented in this space. And now that I’m writing again,…

What’s in season? Pears

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This week, I’ve been thinking about pears. Mmmm. Pears… Pears? I can almost see your furrowed brows. Why pears? you may be wondering and well you might. Apples are, after all, the glory of Albemarle County. We have our own…

First snow 2009

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The knockout rose–gift from my baby–has been blooming like a champion, setting new buds every few days even into December. And it looks so pretty in the snow. So do these hips on the Champney’s pink that drapes over the…

Kitchen Propagation, or, The Diary of a Mad Horticulturist

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In the nearly six months that I’ve been dating “farm boy”–also known as “Marc”–my friends have come to realize that the whole “farm boy” appellation has been, basically, one of my little jokes. (Actually, a tall joke–the boy’s at least…