We're still on the chilly side these days, and will continue to be for a while longer. As I write these, we are just below freezing, and our predicted highs aren't going to be much warmer. It's like that mild weather we had, and my being able to do some clean up in the spruce … Continue reading Still a bit chilly, and unexpected things
Ah, spring is in the air! Here is some video I found while checking the trail cam this morning. Pay close attention to the background. https://youtu.be/D1OSLoLZPz0 The young deer back there are just full of bounce and energy!! We are also looking ahead to more bouncing babies. Butterscotch is getting big, and it's not just … Continue reading Bouncin’ Babies
For the past while, we haven't been seeing deer come to the feeding station. The changing season and daylight hours seems to be the trigger for them coming by less often. They are coming, though. Yesterday, I could see some hoof prints in the little bit of snow that had fallen during the night. By … Continue reading The fur is flying (and updates)
With all the driving around we've been doing lately, one of the things I've noticed is how much standing water there is this spring, compared to our first spring here, last year. In fact, we even have a pond in the old hay yard again. Growing up here, there was a pond in this location … Continue reading We have a pond – and hospital update
With all the snow melt and puddles forming, I quickly got tired of wet feet and soaked shoes. So last night, I bit the bullet and braved an area of the house I tend to avoid. The new part basement. I remembered seeing a whole bunch of rubber boots down there, and was desperate enough … Continue reading Still got no rubbers
The warmer temperatures have created some interesting conditions, and it is a direct consequence of our lack of a snow blower during parts of the winter. Snow traps. That trap tires. 😀 I got stuck a couple of times yesterday, in our own driveway. Here is why. The first time I got stuck was just … Continue reading Snow trap
I just finished going through my photos of the feeding station today. Mama and the twins came by nice and early, and even stood together in a lovely grouping that allowed me to get photos of all three of them, at once. How considerate of them. 😀 I got a couple of good ones with … Continue reading Do I See What I Think I See?