I went to my small, local hardware store (C & D Harware in the Heights) and bought a hummingbird feeder and some powdered Kool-Aid for hummingbirds. I also bought a heavy-duty bracket with which to affix the feeder to the side of the building next to one of my kitchen windows so I could enjoy the view when the tiny birds come to visit.Continue reading Gardening With Suzanna: The Hummingbird Feeder
“This past weekend, a friend and I headed to MicroCenter because I wanted to pick up a few things. MicroCenter is one place I do not venture unless there is something specific I am looking for and which I cannot easily find anywhere else simply because it has way too much fantastic Geek Ware for my own good.Continue reading Aww!
I was raking dead leaves and gathering them in a dark corner in the back of the yard where I had decided to establish my own compost pile. There weren’t many of them – a couple wheelbarrows full, at most – and not nearly enough to justify forking out the Big Bucks for a carton of compost bags.Continue reading Gardening With Suzanna: The Dead Squirrel
After living in my garage apartment for a year, it dawned on me recently that while my rent includes the exclusive use of a private back yard, it has been underutilized.Continue reading Gardening With Suzanna: The Pod Plants
We’re half-way through March. All week long, I have enjoyed blue skies, bright sunshine, and just when I start to think it’s getting a bit warm, a cool breeze flutters past to remind me that while months of hot, nasty, sticky weather may be just around the corner, it’s not here quite yet.Continue reading Girl Scout Cookie Ambush