Potted citrus

We had some workmen in a few weeks ago.  One of them was fascinated by the potted calomondin orange in our living room. He asked if the fruit grew to be full-sized citrus (they’re tiny).  I explained that they don’t, and while the fruit is sour, I have made a good marmalade with it. It’s a […]

Traditions

It’s Christmas Eve. And it’s 70 degrees outside.  It’s wacky weather for for New Jersey. It’s been so warm that early flowering plants —  daffodils, hyacinths, forsythia and blooming trees, are starting to emerge. More on that another day.  Right now, I’m just hoping the rain clears up so that we can put out our luminarias.  An annual […]