Thanks Moon

I am still very much so a morning person. However, the moon and night skies have recently been alarmingly impressive and consistently expansive. Real night-time observers will note that nothing has changed in the sky – and it’s rather my perception that has altered. Nights are earlier as the days are shortened. This gives me […]

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Anne’s Mini Oak Forest

In this yogurt container grows a future magical forest. Each acorn was etched with unicorn horn by the unicorn himself. Sometimes though the engraved designs were a little juvenile, akin to what you might see in bathroom stalls, but still very magical and very powerful. [singlepic id=389 w=400 h= float=] (Click the image for a […]

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Freezing Fog

We’ve been having a few days of freezing fog lately. Makes for some neat photos. Make sure you click the 4 corner button near the bottom right to view full screen — looks better that way. If the above slideshow doesn’t work for you (mom), these same pictures can be found on our flickr site.

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A Crabby Porch

Anne has been acquiring trees like she is on a mission. It’s a good mission and one that I am certain will pay off in the future. Even now the small trees add structure and levels to an otherwise empty stretch of lawn. [singlepic=135,320,240] Lately, the tree of choice has either been Maple or Crab […]

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More Fruit Please

When we were thinking of all the plans we might have for living out in the country, self-sustaining, gardening, etc, one of the givens was we would be growing fruit. And lots of it. Our first year, we ordered and planted over a dozen bare-root fruit trees and most of those did survive the winter. […]

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