On Not Being Perfect: Why Perseverance Counts

The funny thing about being Facebook friend with relatives is that they sometimes say pretty profound things. My one cousin posted last night that “It’s impossible to be perfect” and that she was the “Queen of Mediocrity.” That struck a chord with me. I’ve long identified myself as a “jill of all trades,” and “good … Continue reading

The Garden Got Eaten

Yeah, not Eden, eaten. By our resident woodchucks and probably some deer. *sigh* I think I need to give the whole back story. I’m new to gardening. My mom’s a master gardener, but I’d never dived into the world of veggie gardening on my own until this year. This is what it looked like when … Continue reading