Hot and cold 

After a cold, mostly dry, April  the warmth arrived last week. Not as hot as some places but very welcome. We’re on schedule to complete the tasks we set ourselves. The arch is up, the summerhouse reroofed, the iris bed planted, the last section of the prairie garden almost prepared to receive the trays of … More Hot and cold 

Middle of April

There is a saying about April  providing four seasons weather in one day and this last week, if not day, has done that. The first snow of the winter is falling this morning, although it will not last, and there has been heavy rain, grey gloom, frost, sparkling sunshine and warmth.    Most of the … More Middle of April