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Tag Archives: National Junior Horticultural Association
Fancy Coffee Friday: Septic Tanks and Sycamores
How about that weather?! The last two weeks have been a real roller coaster ride here in Southern Wisconsin. We went from -45°F air temps to nearly 40°F in a span of 36 hours only to freeze again. That kind … Continue reading
Fancy Coffee Friday: The Adventures of Captain Oblivious!
Years ago, as I made my way through my adolescent and teenage periods, I was “too busy for boys”. Between school, 4-H, NJHA, and sports, not to mention having farm animals to care for, I was kept busy. Those fleeting moments … Continue reading
Posted in Blogging, Musings, Personal, Travel Tagged 4-H, Bare Necessities, Bare Necessities Cruises, Bare Necessities Tour and Travel, Captain Oblivious, Catholic grade school, Dana Delany, dating, Eureka Moment, Fancy Coffee Friday, Maho Beach, Midwesterner, National Junior Horticultural Association, NJHA, St Maarten, Sunset Bar and Grill 11 Comments
Fancy Coffee Friday: With a Little Help From My Friends
I’m not a Beatles fan by definition, but this song came to mind during a recent email exchange with a dear Internet Friend of mine. I was responding to a series of recent events they’d gone through and in my … Continue reading
Posted in Blogging, Fancy Coffee Friday, Life, Musings, Personal, Writing Tagged 4-H, Americans, culture, enhance, fika, fikabröd, friendships, group participation, groups, hinder, interest, isolation, Master Gardener, modern technology, National Junior Horticultural Association, NJHA, Sweden, Swedish, The Beatles, With a Little Help From my Friends 9 Comments
I wish I knew what I wanted to be if I grow up.
I think I’ve mentioned my Career Conundrum before, but in case I haven’t… I’m looking for a new job. I don’t even know if I’m looking for a new career; it could be a career, perhaps, if you know… people … Continue reading
Posted in Blogging, Musings, Personal, Random Thoughts Tagged adrenaline, adrenaline-junkie, Blue Angels, Career Aptitude Test, career conundrum, cartographer, Civil Engineer, Data Analyst, Engineering, Environmental Civil Engineer, farmer, fireman, horticulture, INFJ, INTJ, military sniper, National Junior Horticultural Association, oceanographer, policeman, Professional Bull Rider, race car driver, United States Marines 4 Comments
MLiP Wednesday – Salix matsudana
Growing up, I spent a lot of time outside running around as a little Heathen Child. My moccasin-clad feet carried me over a good square mile of terrain and I learned a lot about nature and plants just from being outside … Continue reading
04/15/2012 Sunday Search Terms and Project 365: Facts 100-106
Hello Dear Readers and Happy Sunday to you! This weeks winner of Favorite Search term leading a lucky visitor to my blog is: I hear long nails in my ceiling. How very Freddy Krueger-esque! You should all be proud of … Continue reading
Posted in Musings, Personal, Project 365, Random Thoughts Tagged Brown Swiss dairy cow, food porn, Freddy Krueger, Friday the 13th, Imelda Marcos, Jazz Ison Sinkfield, Lee Press-on Nails, musings, National Junior Horticultural Association, Payless Shoes, personal, Project 365, random, Sunday Search Terms 3 Comments