Spring has sprung, but…

The crocus are in full bloom and the daffodils have shown their green face, but they are predicting a nor’easter for this weekend. For those of you that don’t know what a nor’easter is (from Wikipedia): A nor’easter (also northeaster; see below) is a macro-scale cyclone occurring along the upper East Coast of the United States and Atlantic Canada. The … Continue reading “Spring has sprung, but…”

Font-Awesome and WordPress

I’m starting to wrap my head around WordPress – and believe me, with a head this thick that takes awhile! At any point, I love using Font-Awesome (btw – they don’t have a specific icon for their font-awesome product, I think they use fa-flag . They do have one for fort-awesome an interesting way to partially monetize font-awesome – check … Continue reading “Font-Awesome and WordPress”

What sort of hosting is best?

Greetings to all my readers! Inside joke, but seriously, thanks for reading Mom So, I didn’t make it out of bed when I thought I would this morning, so I didn’t have time to post. I thought I would squeeze a quick one in (wink, wink) before dinner. Right now I’m using conventional hosting through Green Geeks and through StartLogic. … Continue reading “What sort of hosting is best?”

Welcome to the Garden!

Namaste! Our site is still dormant from the winter, but it is sure to have green shoots of wisdom pushing up toward the sun soon.  We plan on having an “Ask the Gardener” section, as well as a lot of helpful hints about things like identifying invasive species. In the meantime, sign up in the sidebar to receive gardening hints, … Continue reading “Welcome to the Garden!”

Which CMS?

Slight diversion for two things before I get into the meaty goodness of my post. 1. I’ve decided that I should force myself to leave a blog post every morning. Most times I’ll focus on what I’m currently learning both from the perspective of a student and an educator of several decades. 2. Several weeks ago I read an interview of Lori … Continue reading “Which CMS?”