In the spirit of "No child left inside", I journal about efforts to get my daughters - and me - outside. Meanwhile, I tend to be drawn to the weeds. Goodness knows there are plenty of them!
Friday, March 18, 2011
Going to seed...
An impossibly delicious Over-the-Hill 40th birthday cake, given to me in sustainable agriculture class this morning. The chef apologized for not having any weeds growing on it, but with soil this yummy, weeds are hardly necessary.
Author of A Weed by Any Other Name: The Virtues of a Messy Lawn or Learning to Love the Plants we Don't Plant. (Beacon Press, 2009) - and an upcoming lawn weed ID guide from St. Lynn's Press (spring 2011).