*This page may contain affiliate links. Please read my Disclosure Statement for more info. Winter sucked, as it does, and this last one was no exception. Not everything we planted survived. Some things didn’t make it until winter. I’m looking at you Leyland Cypress that the bucks wanted to wrestle with during the rut. The… Continue reading Landscape Update
These guys are getting huge! Also, their numbers shrank. We started with five. They were all VERY tiny. They must have been freshly hatched. Mortality rate can be pretty high with tadpoles and they will eat one another or their dead comrades. The three that are left look great though. You can more clearly see… Continue reading Tadpole update 4/10/2018
The calendar once told me it was spring. I was so proud that I had patiently waited until “spring” to buy plants and put out container plants. Then, several weeks into spring, the state of North Carolina decided it didn’t want it to be spring. Not all the way. So we got to all choke… Continue reading The Spring That Wasn’t Spring
Fair? It’s not fair season, right? Okay, not state or count fair season, but the Mother Earth News Fair is coming to Asheville, NC and I have my tickets and parking pass! It looks like it’s going to be bigger than the one I went to two years ago. We skipped last year because the… Continue reading The Fair is Coming!
We hatched some baby mantises!
We made homes for the neighborhood roads!
I started my blog and disappeared! It’s been a crazy couple of months! Loads has been going on, but the biggest is that I had a baby! Starting at around 36 weeks I started having some crazy, regular contractions. He’s measured ahead since the beginning so I wasn’t too terribly worried if he came early… Continue reading I’m Back!