Category Archives: Horticulture

Backyard Report on the Koerner Nature Preserve (our outdoor room)

This has been a busy bird week or should I say a busy week for me as I fill the two bird feeders with sunflower seeds. In the several years that we have been doing this, I have never had … Continue reading

Posted in Horticulture, Life in general, Nature, Thoughts and philosophy, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

The day after…

As much as I love the grandkids, I savor the day after they are here to bask in the loveliness of retirement and although I am clearly not sitting around resting on my supposed ‘laurels,’ I don’t have anything that … Continue reading

Posted in Horticulture, Life in general, Malbor, People and their characteristics, Thoughts and philosophy | Leave a comment

Thoughts of Subaru, Compost, Being rear-ended, and broken teeth

We started out the day by taking my car to the garage for service. While returning from Canada (and I thought I heard an inkling of it beforehand), we heard what I correctly recognized as exhaust system issues. I had … Continue reading

Posted in Horticulture, lawncare, Life in general, Thoughts and philosophy, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Nutscene and it isn’t just my domicile!

I got home from Stratford and of course immediately fell into my work routine and started noticing things that needed my attention. The intense heat had depleted the water supply of the pond, which is clear by the way, and … Continue reading

Posted in Horticulture, Life in general, Thoughts and philosophy | Leave a comment

Our Side of the Fence

For over a month we had a temporary fence in the place where there once was a wooden one. When we moved in, there was a fence in basket weave, what I deemed to be hideous, and so much so … Continue reading

Posted in Gardening, Horticulture, Life in general, Malbor, Thoughts and philosophy | Leave a comment