This is one of the things that has been taking up a lot of our time, and will continue to do so as there is always work to be done. It’s like doing laundry and mowing the lawn. And, last night the pump went out. Perhaps we expanded the pond so much it couldn’t carryContinue reading “Koi and Goldfish Pond”
Once upon a time, there was this troubling spot right in the middle of our front lawn. It was a pesky patch of hill that just dropped off. It defied mowing. It was the sore spot of the lawn, like a giant pimple that wouldn’t go away. In my opinion it was troublesome for children,Continue reading “The Continuing Saga of the Pond”
These are pictures of our front pond. On July 4th we began digging to extend it a little. Our ponds are always evolving, hopefully not devolving. Several years ago we saw the Japanese Garden in Portland, Oregon. That has always been such an inspiration.
I look out the window and see flurries of snow. Yet, I’m getting excited about Spring, gardening, mowing the grass, and working on the trails. I love to mow the grass. And, our lawn is big. Someone asked me once how big our lawn is, and I said it is as bigContinue reading “Ponds, Rocks and Gardening”