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 By Bev Wieler    Opinion    July 15, 2021

Out My Kitchen Window

Looking out my kitchen window, it's bloom time in the garden and I want it to continue all year round. The only way to do that in Nebraska is by getting out the camera. It also means being patient as...

 
 By Bev Wieler    Opinion    May 13, 2021

Blankets and boxes are out My Kitchen Window

BEV WIELER April showers have brought May flowers and I can hardly wait for blooms that fill out the rest of May and lead us into June and summer in the garden. There was a little set back recently...

 
 By Bev Wieler    Opinion    April 22, 2021

What color will prevail in this year's garden out my kitchen window

BEV WIELER It’s April and I’ve walked through my garden checking if bushes are leafing out and watching as each day more color appears on tulips buds. Tiny grape hyacinth flowers seem a much...

 
 By Bev Wieler    Opinion    March 18, 2021

Out my garden window

I heard it, then what followed was the rain. We are in the first part of March and I feel it was a spring thunderstorm as I was hearing thunder. Before I woke for the day, I just knew I would be able...

 

Out my kitchen window

A blanket of snow covers the view out my kitchen window and inside the numbers on the outdoor thermometer are frighteningly low. On my kitchen counter, a willow branch is covered with soft puffs of...

 
 By Bev Wieler    Opinion    January 21, 2021

Out my kitchen window

I’m enjoying the now view of my flower garden out my kitchen window. If you are wondering what could be worth looking at out there, I’ll try to describe it. Despite being covered with white...

 

Out my kitchen window

My house has a deep nutty aroma wafting from the kitchen. It’s pine cones in the oven. I’m getting ready for the holidays and that includes baking pine cones. I don’t have a family recipe for th...

 

Flowering kale gives November color

The final annuals have been pulled and perennials that still stand in the garden are drained of color as November is here. There does remain one spot of color as I look out my kitchen window. The...

 
 By Bev Wieler    Opinion    October 8, 2020

Out my kitchen window

There’s a rustle as I walk through the flower garden. It’s autumn and leaves are scattered on the ground. Moving indoors and looking out the kitchen window, the color in the flower garden has chan...

 

Give plants a good drink before winter

With the recent rain, I’m able to look out my kitchen window and still enjoy color in the flower garden. Just a few weeks ago I was ready to pull flowers out and hope for the best for wintering over...

 
 By Bev Wieler    Opinion    August 20, 2020

Changes are coming

The landscape is changing outside my kitchen window. The greens have started to take on a different tone. Many flowers are reaching maturity. In the vegetable garden, red tomatoes fill the line of...

 
 By Bev Wieler    Opinion    May 14, 2020

Out My Kitchen Window

I know the old saying: April showers bring May flowers. I also know we need showers month after month, but I don't like being held in the house by rain showers. It's May and I want to play outside. I...

 
 By Bev Wieler    Opinion    April 9, 2020

Out my garden window

Garden fairies are so fun if you have a little one with you in the garden. As I look out to an early spring garden, there isn't much color other than sprouts of green iris. The garden fairies haven't...

 
 By Bev Wieler    Opinion    March 12, 2020

Out my Kitchen Window

The sun is shining as Nebraskans wake up. With a break from cold temperatures, a walk outside lends a view of tulips pushing their way through the soil. I am so ready for spring, although I know that...

 

Out My Kitchen Window

February 2020 is on the calendar as I look out my kitchen window. There are still red bows and swags of red berries decorating the flower garden. Moving from Christmas to February, we are ready for...

 
 By Bev Wieler    Opinion    January 23, 2020

Out My Kitchen Window

Looking out the kitchen window as the new year erupts into an expected cold January, a striking red cardinal has stopped at the bird bath. Flashes of blue can be seen as a flock of bluejays dart...

 

Out my kitchen window

Looking out the kitchen window, the landscape has changed the past couple of weeks. Snow caps the trees and decor, making a wonderful winter photo. Out our window, green swags with red berries and...

 
 By Bev Wieler    Opinion    November 7, 2019

November: Waiting for brighter days

The fall temperatures have turned cold and the skies are often gray as I look out my kitchen window. Bright bluejays and dark eyed juncos add activity to what is otherwise a dull landscape. I hope,...

 
 By Bev Wieler    Opinion    October 3, 2019

Out My Kitchen Window

Looking out my kitchen window I see orange. The orange is moving and it is kittens as mama cat has brought her kittens to the garden to drink out of the bird bath. The kittens play and climb on the or...

 

Out My Kitchen Window

I love sitting outside looking over my garden and am usually wearing a smile. I do have complaints in life and probably the biggest is not enough gardening programs on television or printed articles...

 

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