It’s All In the Bag

You may remember the song, “You Don’t Bring Me Flowers”,  by Neil Diamond and Barbra Streisand whose lyrics speak to a failed relationship where one party stops doing all of the romantic and heartfelt gestures that once defined their love. This song popped into my head as I was clearing out my attic the other day. Continue reading

A Cucumber is Not a Tomato

This summer, I decided to have a mini vegetable garden consisting of tomatoes, cucumbers, basil and parsley. I had the brilliant idea of planting the tomatoes and basil in the same pot and foolishly listened to the garden expert who told me that as long as I trestled the cucumbers, they’d be fine. Continue reading