The 4th of July in the Shoe, 2024

The 4th of July dawned nice and hot. No surprise. Bill and I were up before dawn to load succulent dish gardens, pecans, and copies of my books to sell at the market during all the 4th activities. We were all set up with no problems and ready for visitors. Many food...

My Yucca Rostrata Finally Bloomed!

I told you about the two Yucca rostratas blooming I saw when I was driving to Marble Falls to give a presentation (“Yuccas and Surprises on the Trip to Marble Falls,” June 22, 2023), I realized that I actually have a Yucca rostrata and didn’t know...