By Mindy McIntosh-Shetter
Years ago, I had a friend that got the gardening bug.
This friend was the true definition of a Brown Thumb Gardener.
She was always calling me with questions and many times would show up at my door begging me to come over and look at her garden.
She used to call me “The Garden Whisper” because I could take plants cast out as trash and make them grow.
Well, I would never say I am a “Garden Whisper” but instead I would say that I am a frugal gardener that really knows how to grow plants. But since I have been blessed with this skill, I always go over and “whisper” to her garden.
But one day, she showed up to my door with a package and on the surface it was just a plain, brown envelope. Inside though, was not items that were just plain, instead that contained life, life that would thrive with a little care and understanding from its caretaker. Unfortunately, this caretaker was a new mamma that had no clue how to take care of this potential life.
Taking my friend under my wing, I opened her package and found s Read the rest of this entry »