Fall colours

It's a dreary, cold day today, so I wanted to post a photo of a more pleasant day, taken while my mother was here to see the changes made since her last visit. Last year, we raked all the leaves up and added them to the old kitchen garden as mulch. I don't know that … Continue reading Fall colours

Critter of the Day: a story in pictures

Lately, Beep Beep has been very aggressive about wanting human attention. She has very sharp claws! After we made our trip to my medical appointment yesterday, the girls and I ended up going for a walk-about beyond the outer yard. Beep Beep followed us. She kept wanting us to carry her, but would roll and … Continue reading Critter of the Day: a story in pictures

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!