Oh, I love you guys! Gabby, you're absolutely right---CLC I can relate! For the record I found myself apologizing to my grapefruit tree when my little black cat used the pot for a litter box, telling it how sorry I was, that she poops in my house, too. P.S. I should add that I apologized to the chair for accidently kicking it one day.
Okay, 1st of all, I talk to EVERYTHING! lol. But, I figure that Jesus talked to a fig tree & told us to talk to mountains...so, seems like we are supposed to talk to everything! But, I have to laugh because last summer I was in my garden singing the "dr pepper" jingle to my pepper plants (you know...I'm a pepper, he's a pepper,she's a pepper, wouldn't you like to be a pepper to?) and look at my dog & said, "we had better go inside before one of the neighbors hears me singing to the plants & thinks I'm crazy", right then I looked over & sure enough, my neighbor was out & laughing hysterically!
Oh my gosh I was young when that book about talking to plants came out. And of course I read it and yes I do talk to my plants, sometimes. I have no idea how much it actually helps, but I do know that if I am talking to them and fondling them gently, I am also looking for pests and disease symptoms. I can catch them faster by really focusing on my plants, talking or not... but why not talk to them? It certainly can't hurt.
Thanksgiving was never meant to be shut up in a single day. ~ Robert C. Lintner But a thankful heart hath a continual feast. ~ W. J. Cameron
""Things can be gotten used to. I lost 176lbs moving mindsets of what I think tastes nice." -REDSHOES2011
I will not wait to have a good day. I will make one.
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