Weathering Challenging Times: My Gardens’ Ups & Downs

Done! Six cups Elderberries, five cups sugar and cloves resulted in six bottles of Elderberry Cordial.

In my corner of the world we’ve been pretty lucky so far. Our weather has had its ups and downs, but nowhere near what’s been happening in other parts of the world. This year has been different: apparently the current drought is the worst since 1959. Weathering challenging times like this will take more serious thought and ingenuity as climate change continues.