Profile of Janice Wells

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  • Getting things to grow in an outport

    This spring I have a whole new garden to create that I am itching to get at so much I’ve just about decided to postpone an elective surgery that ...

  • Putting an edge on it

    It’s great fun, except that right now I can’t find any of my lists, except one. They’re all supposed to be together on what I call the Heart’s ...

  • Watching birds, dreaming of gardening

    I can’t even work at my newest occupation: sitting by the kitchen window with my feet on the baseboard heater watching the birds at my new ...

  • New Year’s revolution

    I’m talking about technology, specifically communication and information technology.There’s probably a newer word for it but I don’t know it. ...

  • ’Tis the season to be thankful

    Forgive me if this sounds more like a Thanksgiving column, but I think Christmas is also a time to be thankful for all that we have and for ...

  • Report on tourtieres

    I certainly won't have any trouble convincing anyone that I made them myself. I tried fitting them into muffin pans (yes, I still have a muffin ...

  • Still on the hunt for info

    Maria Murray confirmed what I thought most likely, but with a twist of her own.She wrote “I always enjoy your column. I saw the photo and ...

  • Musing on mysteries

    Of course I had to look it up and she’s right. I’m glad she wrote for two reasons; first just because I learned something, but more importantly I ...

  • A gardener and a gentleman

    Then you get to be a little more mature and wiser and hopefully more empathetic and you realize that it’s not all that funny.On the bright side, ...

  • The bulb conundrum

    I do think I’ll be able to get them planted while I’m away but I wanted so much to be part of it. I’ve ordered a few blends of pink and purple ...