When we arrived at my brother-in-laws (BIL) on Sunday, we drove over to our land and the creek was the lowest we have ever seen it. By yesterday afternoon, the sandbars that reached half way across were completely covered. We drove out to the road that runs to the north of our property and… Continue reading Floating Away
Harvesting and planting Goldenraintree seedlings worked far better than I thought, and the seedlings have thrived in the greenhouse. Some are now 6 inches tall, while others just sprouted within the past few days. As I didn't anticipate so many of the seeds germinating, I put 2 - 3 seeds in each 1" by 1"… Continue reading 32 Goldenraintree seedlings….
As I stood in line to pay for my neoprene boots at Tractor Supply Store on Black Friday, the dulcet tones of O, Holy Night wafted through the air and transported me back to the evening before, listening to a conversation about the life I married into almost eleven years ago -- that of military… Continue reading O, Holy Night
Lady bird, lady bird, fly away home Your house is on fire and your children are gone, All except one, And her name is Ann, And she hid under the baking pan. Lady birds (lady bugs to Americans) have long been known as beneficial insects that eat aphids, pine beetles, and other annoying pests. … Continue reading Lady bird, lady bird, fly away home.