Forest Presents and Stuff

Scott asked if I wanted a present from the forest the other night, and I nervously said yes.  I didn’t really know what a forest present would look like.  Nice dirt for my potted plants (that’s our source of “potting soil” these days… works pretty well)?  A dead critter exhibit?  (Peanut has been tracking down…

Herb Garden: Day 1

This is what part of our front garden looked like yesterday morning.  Oooh, aah. I’ve decided to tackle it one small piece at a time, since the last owner of the house must have done nothing but garden 24/7 to keep up with all of the garden spaces on the property. And this was the…

Dog Paws and Sunshine

Imagine that this dog is a human and that it’s in a VW Rabbit with the windows rolled down.  It’s still basking in the sun with that exact expression.  It’s still in heaven.  That was me at lunch today.  There aren’t many things that top the feeling of sun on your skin at the beginning…