Your email updates, powered by FeedBlitz

Click here to read this mailing online.

 
Here is a sample subscription for you. Click here to start your FREE subscription


  1. Nature Photography: Monsoon Garden in the Fall
  2. Nature Photography: Simon Says…
  3. Nature Photography: Never Give Up
  4. Nature Photography: Baja Fairy Duster
  5. Nature Photography: Early Fall Garden
  6. More Recent Articles
  7. Search Project Update | Eclectic blog of Martha Retallick - Copywriter, photographer, and designer in Tucson, Arizona | 520-690-1888
  8. Prior Mailing Archive

Nature Photography: Monsoon Garden in the Fall

Before this summer's monsoon season, I lost an entire barrel of spaghetti squash plants. Borers got to them. So, I re-planted the barrel with O'odham Vayo beans. I watered them. And watered. And watered. It was getting to the point of being ridiculous. Was this impressive growth of Vayo bean vines ever going to produce [...]
    


Nature Photography: Simon Says…

The remnants of Tropical Storm Simon love Southern Arizona. To the tune of 1.40" in my rain gauge since yesterday afternoon. And it's starting to rain again. Simon, how can we miss you if you won't go away? Here's my front yard, shortly after Simon said, "Rain on Tucson!"
    

Nature Photography: Never Give Up

Tucson's long, hot summer of 2014 almost made me give up on container gardening. Take, for example, my hot pepper pots. I watered and watered and watered them. (Why am I doing this?) The pepper flowers kept drying up and falling off. Result: No summertime peppers for my omelettes. Then came fall. And guess what's [...]
    


Nature Photography: Baja Fairy Duster

It's official: Tropical Depression Odile was a No-Deal. After spending several hours weeping over Tucson, she decided that we weren't supportive enough. So, Odile headed east and dumped her sorrows all over New Mexico and West Texas. While Odile was still trying to gain our sympathies, she left scenes like this. Baja Fairy Duster in [...]
    

Nature Photography: Early Fall Garden

Yes, it's still summer. And, yes, it's still hot as blazes. But September is just a few days away. Which means that it's time to get the early fall garden planted. What's in mine? I'm starting lettuce and greens in the big pot. Still-producing lemon basil plants surround it... What's in this basin? Carrot seeds [...]
    


More Recent Articles


Click here to safely unsubscribe from "Project Update | Eclectic blog of Martha Retallick - Copywriter, photographer, and designer in Tucson, Arizona | 520-690-1888." Click here to view mailing archives, here to change your preferences, or here to subscribePrivacy