Category Archives: The Garden

The Ice Storm.

Just before Christmas, Toronto was hit with nearly 36 hours of freezing rain, which did a horrific amount of damage to trees, cut power for almost everyone, and made the entire world into an ice skating rink. We didn’t have … Continue reading

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A happy update for once.

Which is good, because this place has been depressing of late. First, the update that I know people care about, without pictures, alas. Crow is doing exceptionally well. He’s acting like himself, eating well (although he thinks the special low … Continue reading

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A week of pseudo-spring and parrots.

Slowly, Ontario is trying to determine if it might be okay if we went over to spring, instead of snow. The idea has a great deal of appeal. As you can see, the crocuses are blooming, which is a great … Continue reading

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Snowmageddon.

Like most of the north eastern part of this continent, the Greater Toronto area got some snow a few days ago — in our case, somewhere around 14″ or 15″, though it’s hard to say with the drifts. It’s the … Continue reading

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Garden update, June 9, 2012

It’s kind of a grey day, but the yard is mowed and I’m overdue for my monthly (yes, this is May) garden update. So I snapped a few.

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April’s picture posts of the garden!

Yeah, I’m a little behind. I’ve set a goal for myself this year to take a picture of the front and back yard every month (on or around the 20th, so May will be soon) so that I can keep … Continue reading

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Welcome to Spring!

It’s appeared! Some of it is very subtle spring, but the weather here has been ridiculously warm the past few days, so some of it is way way way less subtle. Tons of pictures behind here…

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