Tag Archives: Fall

It’s time to put the garden to bed for another season Summer is done for another year and we are well into autumn. It’s great to enjoy all things pumpkin and the glorious colour of the fall leaves but before you can say Jack Frost it will be nipping at the garden. To clean or […]

A Chill in the Air  Now that the weather has turned, there is a chill in the air and everyone is heading indoors. Personally I am getting reacquainted with my sweaters and trying to remember to put on socks each morning. It’s official, fall is coming.  The joy of spring planting seems like such a distance memory and the idea of planting and enjoying fresh colourful […]

Early Fall Colour, For the Love of Red, Yellow and Orange  Colour is such a personal thing. I think of myself as a very blue/green person, but my son loves everything red and orange. The only time we can agree over colour is in the Fall. I throw out my preconceived notions of colour preference and bask in the glory of […]

You have heard of the term “love-hate relationship” I trust. Some of us have such associations in several aspects of our lives. I have a love-hate relationship with leaves. I love them in the spring when they first unfurl from the buds on the woody stems of trees and shrubs. I am filled with joy […]