Tag Archives: cottage garden

Not Going There; Staying Here

I admit it: at the beginning of this “new normal” I found a lot to enjoy. I had five people I particularly like sheltered in this castle, spring was coming on, no commute, meals got better because we were being … Continue reading

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Planting Poetry

I choose a poem each week to read to my Challenge B students. My choices range in style but each must do something beautiful with words and have content that connects to my teens. ¬†About half have been Robert Frost, … Continue reading

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Whether We Will Weather the Wild Weather

Robbo says we in New England live at the end of a weather funnel.¬† Weather from the southern US and from the west converges on our region, like water going down a drain. At the Montshire Museum in Norwich Vermont … Continue reading

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