Gardening beyond the inner yard: potential location changes, and fence plans

A while back, I wrote about two areas we were considering building a permanent, accessible raised bed garden outside the inner yard, and asked for feedback. You can read about that here. While walking with my daughter this evening, it occurred to me, we could start in a very different location. I hadn't considered this … Continue reading Gardening beyond the inner yard: potential location changes, and fence plans

Stuff we’ve found, and things to fix

While doing my evening rounds, I figured it was time to get a recent photo of our found object "art" display. 😉 The table itself was dragged out from under a fallen tree while clearing the edge of the spruce grove. We weren't able to get at it until the old wood pile was cleaned … Continue reading Stuff we’ve found, and things to fix

Well, that was faster than I expected

I had sent photos of the clean up I had done yesterday, to my family.  When my brother was out here, working on the tractor, he went into the barn to look around, and found something to use to replace the plastic jug I'd put over the outlet on the fence post. It worked. I'll … Continue reading Well, that was faster than I expected

Clean up: spruce grove, fence line, reaching the gate!

Though we had a trip into town for another medical appointment and some errands (since we were there, anyhow!) in the late morning, I decided I needed to finish clearing the fence line in the spruce grove today.  My siblings and I are working things out in regards to checking on our mother over the … Continue reading Clean up: spruce grove, fence line, reaching the gate!