Archive for February, 2012

Orchid Update 2-21-2012

February 21, 2012 1 Comment
Orchid Update 2-21-2012

The orchid is still doing well in my cat-filled house.  The boys haven’t found it yet, and when I add the ice cubes or refresh the “humidity” water, I shut the door to the room so they can’t see what I am doing.   I had asked for suggestions for a name for her and I […]

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Orchid Update

February 10, 2012 4 Comments
Orchid Update

The orchid made it safely into the house and past the cats.  I shut them in the basement, which is no easy task.  It is easy to get them downstairs since that is where the food and ever-important litter boxes are.  The hard part is getting back to the stairwell with them behind me.  Frankie […]

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New Houseplant

February 3, 2012 19 Comments
New Houseplant

Growing up my dad taught me how to change a tire, change the oil in my car and how to run the walk-behind tiller in the garden.  I still have the tiller, but I lost my dad last week.  He hasn’t been able to get out into the garden for years and the last few […]

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