Why thank you, wind.

While I was working outside with the loppers and lawn mower, in the area we intend to seed with wildflowers, the winds were pretty high. By the time I was done, I was dealing with double ear aches from it. :-/ It has since only picked up. I've just come back from a walkabout, picking … Continue reading Why thank you, wind.

Clean up: dead spruce (gotta start somewhere!)

One of the frustrating things about the heat we've been having is that it's preventing us from doing a lot of outside work. The sort of work that involves a level of manual labour that becomes dangerous to do, simply because of the heat. The work still needs to be done, however. So tonight, when … Continue reading Clean up: dead spruce (gotta start somewhere!)

Clean up: spruce grove, clearing to the dead trees

Today turned out to be such a hot and sunny day, I took advantage of it to do a bit of work in the spruce grove. Specifically around the dead trees near where we intend to plant the mulberry tree that will be shipped later in the spring. I normally post the before pictures at … Continue reading Clean up: spruce grove, clearing to the dead trees