It's been a while since I had a whole crowd of cats and kittens following me around in the mornings, but now that Potato Beetle is back, he does tend to join me. After breakfast, of course. I was quite tickled to go into the sun room this morning and discover not only the adult … Continue reading Morning company, and that might be an issue!
Oh, what an amazing rainfall we have had!!! During a break in the rain, yesterday, we were able to bring in the onions that were still on screens under the canopy. They at least were dry enough to brush off the remaining soil, before their roots were trimmed and I strung them on twine, the … Continue reading After the rain
Yesterday was a day of running into town a couple of things, but I did manage to get one important - if rather late - job done in the evening. I burned a fungus. I really should have done it earlier in the year, but just didn't have the chance until last night. Mostly because … Continue reading Wasps, fire and other things
Yesterday afternoon, we had a constant, light rain. The perfect time to light a sketchy fire! Of the several fungus infected tree stumps we need to burn out, I started with the only one that isn't cut flush to the ground. I figured I should get the bigger one done first; the rest will get … Continue reading Fungus fire
The kittens have been noticeably more active, and I've been finding one orange one in particular, at the furthest end of their little nest box, looking out into the rest of the basement. They are still very quick to bunch up again, though! Lately, when I got downstairs, I have been leaving the basement door … Continue reading Morning kitties… and that’s going to have to go
Okay, so I've managed to upload enough pictures to complete a few posts - if not in the way I originally planned! There are power outages in the area due to the storm so I figured, if I'm going to do it, do it now! A few days back, I was able to get some … Continue reading Pretty… and deadly?
Is it odd that I love the underside of mushrooms so much? 😀
I found a whole bunch of these adorable round mushroom balls recently, growing by the side of our driveway.
Sooo many mushrooms, after all this rain! Especially in the mossy area near the spruce grove. So very pretty!
A really amazing colony of mushrooms, on the stump of a crabapple tree that died this year.