This column was written the night before the second Presidential Debate. Let’s see if I can predict how it will go.
I predict that both candidates will actually show up. I say this because if you believe what each of the candidates say about the other, one would guess neither of them will physically be able to be there.
As the perennials melt down, the annuals die, and the deciduous trees and shrubs shed their foliage, the primary group of plants that can give us dependable winter color are the needle-leafed evergreens - which botanically speaking we call conifers.
Perhaps from childhood memories, current cravings, or just to follow the guidelines of the Mill Creek Community Food Bank, Mill Creek Garden Club ran a members’ September PB&J Drive which netted 120 jars of peanut butter and 50 jars of jam/jelly.
Our dog of the week Lola is beautiful, sensitive and kind. Though she has an outer shell that can be hard to crack, once you've given her enough time, patience and love, she will open up her heart and trust you. And that's truly a heart-warming thing!