Recommended: What the Fungus

Welcome to my “Recommended” series of posts. These will be weekly – for now – posts about resources and sites I have found over the past while that I found so excellent, I want to share them with you, my dear readers. 🙂 Whether or not I continue to post these, and how often they … Continue reading Recommended: What the Fungus

Recommended: Urban Farmer Curtis Stone

Welcome to my “Recommended” series of posts. These will be weekly – for now – posts about resources I have found over the past while that I found so excellent, I want to share them with you, my dear readers. 🙂 Whether or not I continue to post these, and how often they are posted, … Continue reading Recommended: Urban Farmer Curtis Stone

Critter of the Day: bashful beauty

This photo was taken just a few days ago. Potato Beetle looks like he's got some plans... ... for world domination! 😀 Then he got all cute on me. Awww... What a beauty! We've been having overnight rains pretty steadily for the past while. I've noticed it's had an effect on the platform feeder. In … Continue reading Critter of the Day: bashful beauty

Location, location, location!

Location makes all the difference. Even if you're a chokecherry tree. While picking a few more raspberries, I noticed some significant differences in the nearby chokecherry tree, compared to last year. Specifically, the ripening berries are already larger than the fully ripe berries I'd picked from this tree last year. This location is closer to … Continue reading Location, location, location!

More growing things

While investigating the sounds of the visiting toms asserting their dominance this morning, another noise caught my attention. A deep, continuous buzzing noise. This is the linden tree, looking slightly paler than usual. That is because the upper branches are blooming, and there are so many flowers, you can see them more than the leaves. … Continue reading More growing things