Rooted In . . .?

I have discovered another spiritual application as I continue to work in our desert yard. It relates to roots. There are some small Cholla cactus that have taken root from the segments that drop to the ground. Especially now, with so much summer rain they are growing profusely. I probably pulled up 20-30 of them.… Continue reading Rooted In . . .?

The Light of Life

I made a wonderful discovery while working in our desert yard. I had seen little blooming Rose Pincushion cacti in other yards and wished I had some. One morning I discovered one of them in my yard, then another and another and many more! Let me briefly describe our yard. I grew up in Minnesota… Continue reading The Light of Life

Thorns and Snares

My husband, Larry, and I have been working on our "yard" this summer. Our "yard" consists of 5 acres of desert vegetation including close to 100 Saguaro cactus, Mesquite and Palo Verde trees, Barrel Cactus, Graythorn, Crucifixion Thorn, Creosote, Prickly Pear, Pincushion cactus and others I haven't identified. Our goal is to prune and separate… Continue reading Thorns and Snares