The fortress of sunflowers is down to two, but that’s OK they’re finally blooming! The boys are quite excited that the sunflowers are “taller than mommy!” and “booming!” They’ve got about another month before we remove them (unless the boys take them out first), and tentatively put in a sandbox — hopefully resolving the need to … More and now there are 2 — and they’re blooming!
I meant to take a few more photos of these as they grew — they have surpassed the children in height — but that didn’t happen. The six pack of starts has now dwindled to three — one never got started, and two got knocked over during vigorous play. The bush has been removed it … More fortress of sunflowers: and now there are 3
Over the last few winters our lemon tree has frozen. Every year, we’ve done our best to try and save it, and this year part of it came back, but the end result was horribly lopsided and diseased. So after five long years (and one really harsh winter), the tree had to come out. Eventually … More fortress of sunflowers (1)