Monthly Archives: December 2012

A December Garden Walk

Its a balmy 50 degrees here in Connecticut today and awfully hard to believe that its December 19th. Emotionally, its been an awful week for Connecticut – for everywhere – so pansies still blooming at this late date seem such … Continue reading

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Golden Gourds

It seemed wasteful to leave half cans of silver and gold on the shelf and the gourds I dried last year were starting to look drab and dull in the same room with the twinkling allium. So, I decided to … Continue reading

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Silver Snowflakes!

  So, here it is December 4th and it was nearly 60 degrees here in Connecticut today. Kind of hard thinking that the holidays and New Year are almost upon us (don’t even mention shopping!). I have always saved the … Continue reading

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Candlelight Centerpiece

A couple of weeks ago I did a blog posting about my Yule Deer, which require spade drill bits. As I said then, you need a large vise or a way of stabilizing the wood so it doesn’t spin from … Continue reading

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