Storm clean up: the kitchen elm

The first area I focused on when cleaning up the storm damage was the tree closest to our main entry. I'd already had to cut away a few parts of the branch earlier. While we could push our way through the branches when walking by, I needed to back the van up to the house, … Continue reading Storm clean up: the kitchen elm

Clean up: south fence path progress, and finding flowers

Today, I finally had both the time and the weather conditions to work on the south fence line of the spruce grove (there there aren't actually any spruces left...). So, while waiting for the freshly washed gates to dry, I brought out the weed trimmer, my new reciprocating saw, and a whole lot of extension … Continue reading Clean up: south fence path progress, and finding flowers