Growing food in a backyard. Image courtesy Jenny Pell There are many names for the uncertain time we’re living in, but after some contemplation Kevin Watkins II settles on “The Great Pause.” Itʻs not as grim as “the COVID-19 crisis,” “a global recession,” or a “public health emergency,” all of which could also be used to describe the present moment, depending on who you’re … [Read more...] about Growing Hope: During a pandemic, gardening takes on new meaning
Aries (March 21-April 19) You’re good at lots of things, but gardening’s generally a no-no. Most Rams simply don’t have green thumbs. It’s not that you don’t like taking care of others; it’s just that it works best if they actively remind you when they need some of your TLC. Plants are quite simply not loud enough. Nor, probably, is the newest candidate applying for a lion’s … [Read more...] about Sign Language: Woohoo! Cancers can have chocolate cake for breakfast this week!