Dinner Plate Buds? What kind of a headline is that? Are strange things happening in my kitchen? The kitchen report: Nothing is amiss. The venue for this post is my back yard, where my dinner plate cacti are doing their normal spring thing and budding. Oh, are they ever...
No doubt about it, Arizona is in a long-term drought. The University of Arizona's DroughtWatch project draws on the input of people who observe the effects of dry climate in their locales. Here's what the site looked like before my redesign: The new look worked the physical effects of drought right into the design. The [...]
Ahhh, April in Tucson. Time once again for our city's annual Bike Fest. Which motivates Yours Truly to go on bike-tographic expeditions to all sorts of cool events. Let's start with Cyclovia Tucson. Did you know that there are two them this month? The first was on Sunday, April 7. Believe me, getting a photo [...]
It was around this time last year when I was calling my mesquite tree a slacker. Thing was taking its sweet old time about blooming. Not this year. That tree's well into ultra-green mode. Fully bloomed in less than a week. After a winter of looking at leaves falling to the ground and the branches [...]
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