Diane Lockspeiser

MOVING MOUNTAINS – February 2023

Diane is moving mountains – one bucketful at a time!

THE CHANGE OF SEEDS – January 2023

THE CHANGE OF SEEDS - January 2023

Diane gets ready to order her seeds for Spring planting.

CATSKILLS CHARACTERS – December 2022

CATSKILLS CHARACTERS - December 2022

   The mural in the library is coming along “slowly but slowly,” as my husband would say. It’s the Catskills, after all. No “New York minute” around here! Rip Van Winkle is just waking up in the scene after sleeping 20 years. Hopefully I won’t take that long!

WHAT’S IN OUR ANDES FIELD OR FOREST – November 2022

WHAT’S IN OUR ANDES FIELD OR FOREST - November 2022

Diane is painting a mural in our bathroom.

GARDEN NEWS – October 2022

   Speaking of gigantic, the one watermelon that developed from the one plant I had managed to grow, starting inside under lights in April, grew to be 26 pounds! I was unsure and very nervous about when to harvest it. It took some critter raiding our corn for me to realize how upset I’d be if something ate into that one watermelon before I had a chance to taste it.

BACK AND FORTH – March 2022

BACK AND FORTH - March 2022

Diane describes how difficult it is to live on a hill when there is so much snow and freezing rain.