Tag Archives: garden

365, 6: day 203

Los Angeles I did a ton of gardening after work, clearing a lot of the yard per the advice of our arborist (!). It was very enjoyable and satisfying. Also it’s Cinco de Mayo, so I made guacamole and a … Continue reading

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365, 6: day 202

Los Angeles I planted a basil plant the other day, and even though I’m afraid it’s already dying, I added more soil and watered it a ton tonight. And took some of the leaves to use in tomato soup (with … Continue reading

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365, 6: day 201

Los Angeles We started the morning with a visit from an arborist, who told us the great news that there is hope for our avocado tree! And tonight, I opened a bottle of wine and wrote my toast for my … Continue reading

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365, 6: day 171

Los Angeles My wonderful friend stated tending to our backyard while I was at work, including actually purchasing tools!! By the time I got home, it was already much improved, and I spent smother hour or so weeding with her! … Continue reading

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365, 3: day 340

Glencoe, IL The Chicago Botanical Garden has been on mine and my mom’s Chicago Bucket List since at least the summer of 2009. Today, while my boyfriend and dad played golf, we made it happen. It was HUGE and so … Continue reading

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365: day 49

Culver City I am obsessed with Victory gardens and recently learned that there was one super-close to where I live and work. And today I got to go visit it for work and it was pretty awesome.

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365: day 42

Hinsdale, IL We took a long and needed family walk to a neighboring town to get coffee. The weather was beautiful and we walked through two schools, each with its own garden.

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