Nature’s Gym

Last fall, it became apparent that FD and I would have to deal with a dead walnut tree between the old barn and our metal storage building. Not only could strong winds and ice bring limbs down on either building, they could also fall and injure any critter that might have to occupy “Daisy’s pen” … More Nature’s Gym

Turtle Time…

Yesterday morning, I headed outside with a dozen projects in mind.  The day had begun with an overcast sky, but the clouds were already breaking up by mid-morning.   Stepping outdoors, I felt a strong need to get myself going with my projects if I was to beat the heat that would surely arrive by … More Turtle Time…

Grooming Mother Nature

Yesterday was mowing day.  With approximately 4 to 5 acres of mowing (the rest is woodland) it is a day’s work and then some.  Sometimes it’s just about hitting the main mowing which requires less time (7 hours or so) and one person.  Yesterday entailed trim, some path cutting in the canyon, and the regular … More Grooming Mother Nature