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Ramblin With AM · 10h ago

Fade to Black

It's everywhere.  Everyone is talking about it.The Great American eclipse.Total eclipses of the sun are feared by many cultures, but not by mainstream Americans, who are currently (as I blog...
Ramblin With AM · 1d ago

Local Saturday - Farmers Market

Two August farmers markets in the Binghamton, New York area.We are deep into corn season.  So sweet, so good.Carrots and beets.Squash and even eggplants.And cabbage (including the yello
Ramblin With AM · 2d ago

Charlottesville Glow - #SkywatchFriday

January, 2017, Charlottesville, Virginia.Golden hour light against a "Gold's Gym" building, with clouds above, The Meadows in Charlottesville.Join other bloggers weekly at #SkywatchFriday, t...
Ramblin With AM · 3d ago

Strap In For Turbulence

This is a political post.  If you would rather experience a spot of floral beauty, click here.Living through history is not an easy thing. I've lived through the Cuban Missile Crisis.  The a...
Ramblin With AM · 3d ago

Three Surprises

Three surprises awaited me when I came home from work yesterday.A final day lily, when I thought they were all gone.A cosmos, buried in some dahlias.  This was a volunteer - I had grown cosm...
Ramblin With AM · 4d ago

Falling Wednesday - Can We Turn the Falling Tide?

This is a post from 2015.  I've edited it slightly, including updating ages of various people mentioned.I also wanted to add one example I found last night.  David Freeman, the author of the...
Ramblin With AM · 5d ago

Garden Bloggers Bloom Day - August 2017

In times like these, we need our flowers more than ever.  To the rescue comes Garden Bloggers Bloom Day, a 15th of each month meme where gardeners from all over the world come to show the be...
Ramblin With AM · 6d ago

Songs With Men's Names - Music Moves Me

Tunes with men's names in them would normally not be much of a challenge to any participant in the weekly music meme "Music Moves Me".  But this isn't just any week.On August 8, Glen Campb...
Ramblin With AM · 1w ago

Civil War Sunday - Charlottesville

Civil War Sunday, 2017 edition??? For four years, from 2011 to 2015, I (most Sundays) blogged about the United States Civil War, which took place from 1861 to 1865.Except that I believe the ...
Ramblin With AM · 1W ago

Local Saturday - Fixing the World with Ava's Little Heroes

Today, it is time for the little heroes of the world to shine-the children who fight for every breath, or who have to undergo constant doctors visits in faraway places or terrible treatments...