Backsplash tiles…finally

When the internet order arrived a couple of weeks ago there was a collective gasp, when opening the package. It has been a while since I ordered something online that arrived looking exactly like depicted.¬†The colors were absolutely true and the sheen and texture totally fitting what I had in mind. I knew these were…

Garden experiments

The new garden experiment this year worked out so-so. It is not quite over yet (watching over my mustard greens) but it is actually hard to admit that years of gardening experience yielded 3 small tomato plants just ripening now (Speckled Roman), 2 parsley plants, 1 basil… and not much else. So much for the…