Snow working overtime to feed our gardens, lawns




I do not want to be Negative Nancy’s twin sister, Jaded Janet, but it’s not over.

According to the 2014 Farmers’ Almanac we can expect several bouts of heavy snowfall in January or February and maybe a big one in March just to close the winter season with some pizzazz.

I was in Lowe’s last week picking up a discounted Christmas item, when a couple bundled in heavy winter coats and wearing winter boots walked by the newly stocked spring gardening section. Waving her hand over the seeds, peat starters and watering cans, the woman smiled and said to her husband: “Ahh, that sight makes me feel better.”

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