Koi and Goldfish Pond

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”

The North Trail and Rocks

  The North Trail, that is my name for one section of the trail.  It’s our newest section of trail, redone, with the tractor.  Trail work is a never ending job, so to make it easier, last year we rerouted one section of the trail where we could get the tractor through for easier maintenance.Continue reading “The North Trail and Rocks”

Ponds, Rocks and Gardening

      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”

My Fascination with Rocks

I remember as a babe on the porch swing my grandmother used to sing “Rock of Ages” cleft for me, let me hide myself in thee Later, in my youth I crept into the woods where I sat solidly on a rock cliff nestled in its indentation Strengthened by its enduring cushion I grew toContinue reading “My Fascination with Rocks”