Category Archives: Gardens and Other Stuff

Peony Mystery

A couple of years ago I needed to move this peony to a new spot in the garden. When I dug it up a piece of it broke off and I planted it about a foot away from the main … Continue reading

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A Sunday Stroll 4/23/2017

It rained pretty much all day yesterday so I was happy to take a short but chilly stroll this morning to see what’s happening here on The Hill. The pink dogwoods are towards the end of their bloom but are … Continue reading

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Sunday Stroll January 31 2016

Let’s take a short stroll this morning, it’s 42 degrees! YAY… above freezing! The birdbath and the heron are reemerging from the quickly melting snow. One week ago Today One week ago Today As is the cracked and leaking beaver … Continue reading

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Free Range Fun

Yesterday was such a beautiful day I couldn’t resist letting Mojo, Trixie and Margie out for some fun in the yard. I haven’t let anyone loose since my poor Prudence was killed. It was good to see them wandering about. … Continue reading

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Wicked Scary Ride

I borrowed the Crazy Dog Family’s tractor to try to do a little bit of grading in Miracle’s pasture. I took a wicked scary ride down the hill on the way!   I’ve driven the tractor up and down this … Continue reading

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What’s Bloomin

I took full advantage of the rainy day to recharge and rest my aching back. I’m waiting for the ground to dry up a little bit before heading back out this morning. In between the showers yesterday I went out … Continue reading

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“Good Fences Make Good Neighbors”

It’s a quote from The Mending Wall by Robert Frost. There are some flaws in the fencing around these parts. Both in our neighbors and with ours. If the folks down the road kept their Labradors inside fencing we wouldn’t … Continue reading

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