One of my annual chores is to put out walkway boards at a beach I caretake. So yesterday I went to the beach. At home it was calm, sunny and […]
The weather’s warmed up enough so we can take the occasional meal outside. Leaves have mostly come out now, and in the landscape trees have mass, instead of skeletal form. […]
The fourth week of May has begun, and at last spring warmth seems to be here. For the ten days to come, not a single night is forecast to be below […]
We drove to Boston yesterday. New buds and spring blooms colored the landscape. All along the roadsides and in the median, great swathes of blooming red sheep sorrel (rumex acetosella) […]
Chipmunks. Ten years ago, we had no chipmunks at Wishetwurra Farm. Now we have them, and each year there seem to be more of them. They’ve discovered the garden, and […]
Spring has been really pokey this year. In our part of the world, air circulation patterns are “blocked”. We keep having multiple-day periods of gray, cool, damp, sometimes sodden weather. Although we […]
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