Last weekend, we woke up to a casing of ice over every bud and twig. It was a stunning sight as we walked (carefully) around our neighborhood, but it was the sound that was particularly impressive. Snow cracked and sighed under our boots; trees creaked under the weight of ice and shattered other branches as … Continue reading Pruning and Growth after the ice storm
The Year of the Horse began 31 days into 2014. For me, another new year couldn’t have come sooner.
We rang in 2014 in a swirl of activity with family and friends in Hong Kong. But the past four weeks of regular life (complete with its moments of drudgery) have reminded me of my constant need for renewal. Continue reading “It’s the most wonderful time of the year… (Garden planning!)”