Monthly Archives: March 2011

More fruit, less Froot Loops

Looking forward to the goldenrod? Getting your trees pruned? I’m excited about spring, too, this year more than usual. Planning is underway for a network of community gardens in Watertown. This process will take a while, but the seeds of … Continue reading

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A Meditation on Lawn Shamrocks

Readers of this blog will know that I am somewhat obsessed by yard art. And Watertown is replete with it, for which I am, overall, thankful. A family on Main Street is currently featuring a series of shamrocks with Irish … Continue reading

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How Shriven Are We?

All over Watertown, and all over the world today, people are eating pancakes. It’s Shrove Tuesday, when Christians prepare for the holy season of Lent by “clearing out the larder” so they are left with Lent-sanctioned provisions like fish, pretzels, … Continue reading

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