- By Sharon Lovejoy

Country Living Gardener A Blessing of Toads: A Gardener's Guide to Living with Nature

  • Title: Country Living Gardener A Blessing of Toads: A Gardener's Guide to Living with Nature
  • Author: Sharon Lovejoy
  • ISBN: 9781588166548
  • Page: 453
  • Format: Paperback
  • Country Living Gardener A Blessing of Toads A Gardener s Guide to Living with Nature Since the very first issue of Country Living Gardener writer artist and naturalist Sharon Lovejoy has created the award winning Heart s Ease column for the magazine Through this collection of deligh

    Since the very first issue of Country Living Gardener, writer, artist and naturalist Sharon Lovejoy has created the award winning Heart s Ease column for the magazine Through this collection of delightful essays and beautiful illustrations, she shares with her readers the boundless joys of a country garden Lovejoy has chosen to focus on animal life in the garden, incluSince the very first issue of Country Living Gardener, writer, artist and naturalist Sharon Lovejoy has created the award winning Heart s Ease column for the magazine Through this collection of delightful essays and beautiful illustrations, she shares with her readers the boundless joys of a country garden Lovejoy has chosen to focus on animal life in the garden, including hummingbirds, caterpillars, and dragonflies, but her informative and witty prose also covers traditional plant care The very titles of her sketches convey pleasure in the vibrant country landscape and the life that teems within it The Bumble Bee Rumba, Faeries in the Fuschias sphinx moths , Holiday Feasts for the Birds and the Beasts, and Conversations with Sunflowers This compilation truly is to borrow another of her titles Something to Crow About.

    1 thought on “Country Living Gardener A Blessing of Toads: A Gardener's Guide to Living with Nature

    1. If I subscribed to the magazine that originally published these columns, I am sure the gentle, pleasant, and inspiring essays would be my favorite part of the magazine. Since I don't, and read them one after another in this collection, I must admit reading them was more of a three star experience than a four star one. They are charming. Adorable. Chock-full of ideas that sound so sweet and easy and wonderful. One after another. And then, a little. Repetitive. Unrealistic. Sappy. The projects she [...]

    2. An absolutely delightful book -- packed with information about plants, critters, and how to enjoy both. Her writing style is easy and enjoyable. Anyone who is interested in nature (flora and fauna) will like this book.

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