Unexpected winter critters

Our walks through the woods takes us across a small bridge over a stream, down a wooden walkway built over a wet area, and then on a flat, gently winding path that ends in a view of the lake.  Because this path is just at end of our road, we walk it often, even moreContinue reading “Unexpected winter critters”

The beauty before us: Blackberries and queen anne’s lace

I spent a lot of my summer vacation days outside as a kid.  We didn’t have cable TV, and with only three stations coming in clearly, television didn’t offer much distraction.  Our Atari game system was good for hours of entertainment, shooting aliens, avoiding meteors, frog-jumping over cars on a highway… (children of the 70’sContinue reading “The beauty before us: Blackberries and queen anne’s lace”