Azalea questions

I’m afraid I’m a bit late answering Gail‘s question about my oncologist’s amazing azalea bonsai. The whole plant is about 18″ high. But the lower branch swoops below the roots, so I’d say the whole thing is about 2 feet tall. I find it rather satisfying that my oncologist nurtures little lives as a hobby.

Evacuating! Running for my life and all that.

I have just come back from an attempt to get out before the worst of our “worst blizzard of the year” falls in earnest, and stock up on those ever-mysterious and never fully defined “staples” at whichever grocery store I happened upon first. People never remember that it’s almost never as bad as “they” say Continue reading Evacuating! Running for my life and all that.