Monthly Archives: April 2012

Spring: A Quick Glimpse

I always feel like glimpses are all I get of spring.   It moves too quickly for me to keep up with.  I want to sit back and savor it, but  before I notice spring slipping away we’re  halfway through summer.   … Continue reading

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Quality of Light

We haven’t devoted much time to work around Johnny’s Garden lately, we’ve spent the better part of the past two weekends building sweat equity with friends and family.  This morning we loaded up and went to Rose’s for a ride, … Continue reading

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Sharon Knight Concert

We hosted Sharon and Winter when they were here a couple of summers ago and are excited that they are coming back to do a concert at Johnny’s Garden the 18th of May!  The concert will be in our beautiful … Continue reading

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Spring Morning

Spring flowers from this morning.              

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Waters of Life

Aside from daffodils, forsythia, and tulips, one sign that spring has finally arrived in Albuquerque’s South Valley is water in the main irrigation ditch. By mid March the large ditches were full and we spent the better part of a day … Continue reading

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A Little Help for our Friends

Don and I spent last weekend at Sunflower River helping to move a large compost pile and plow and level their pasture.   I’ll let them tell you all about it.  Meanwhile, back at Johnny’s Garden we have the ditch cleaned, and irrigation … Continue reading

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