Future plans; checking out the old chicken coop

While doing my evening rounds today, I decided to take a look at the building that we had used as a chicken coop, when I was a kid. Since we first moved here, the roof/attic has been slowly settling downwards by noticeable amounts. The board you see me puling away from the wall used to … Continue reading Future plans; checking out the old chicken coop

Clean Up: spruce grove, west perimeter

Finally. FINALLY!!!! I got some clean up started today! The area I planned to work on stays shaded for a while, which allowed me to work later into the day than otherwise. Dragging the bigger trees I cleared to one of the wood piles outside the yard really showed me what a difference that made! … Continue reading Clean Up: spruce grove, west perimeter

Clean up: south fence path progress, and finding flowers

Today, I finally had both the time and the weather conditions to work on the south fence line of the spruce grove (there there aren't actually any spruces left...). So, while waiting for the freshly washed gates to dry, I brought out the weed trimmer, my new reciprocating saw, and a whole lot of extension … Continue reading Clean up: south fence path progress, and finding flowers