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Ramblin With AM · 4h ago

Winter Wednesday - Lenten Rose

I have a Lenten Rose in my Binghamton, New York - area garden.  It's been trying to bloom for some six weeks.Bloom where you are planted, the saying goes.  But what if you keep trying, and c...
Ramblin With AM · 1d ago

Still Dreaming the Impossible Dream

Every gardener has his or her impossible dream.  Some of us try to grow a plant that the experts say just can't be grown, just to see if it could be done.Years ago, when my spouse was in the...
Ramblin With AM · 2d ago

Music Monday - President's Day

Today is a Federal holiday, one that is observed in all states but in various ways.In honor of the Presidents of the United States, here is a short musical tribute.Abraham, Martin and John -...
Ramblin With AM · 3d ago

Civil War Sunday -Let's Have Tea

After a nearly two year hiatus, I am starting up, at least for the remainder of February, and all of March, my United States Civil War Sunday feature.   Although I am not a historian, I have...
Ramblin With AM · 4d ago

Local Saturday - One Building at a Time

I originally blogged this in 2013 and reran this in 2014.The years have not been kind to the area of upstate New York where I live.  Nor have they been kind to many other areas of our countr...
Ramblin With AM · 5d ago

Skywatch Friday - Pink Skies

Only one more month until St. Patrick's Day.I'm not about to post pictures of a green sky.  But pink, well, that's another story.Yesterday morning, I left my house in upstate New York to com...
Ramblin With AM · 6d ago

A Taste of Alternate History

In elementary school, social studies was my favorite subject.  By the time I was 10 years old, I had also discovered science fiction.My introduction to science fiction was a book by Robert H...
Ramblin With AM · 1w ago

Garden Bloggers Bloom Day February 2017

On the 15th of every month, Carol, an Indiana garden blogger, hosts a meme called Garden Bloggers Bloom Day, which is a sneaky way to make us keep a garden journal. I know some areas of the ...
Ramblin With AM · 1W ago

My Library Valentine

We all want to be loved and appreciated.  Some of us will celebrate Valentine's Day today.  I'd like to send you, my readers, a couple of virtual Valentines today to show that I appreciate y...
Ramblin With AM · 1W ago

Music Monday - Al Jarreau

Multiple Grammy-award winning artist Al Jarreau died yesterday at the age of 76.Jarreau, active to the end of his life, he had only retired from touring last week.  Next month, he would have...