Belated Haiku Thursday!

I have been failing miserably, lately, at staying on top of everything. I’m behind on laundry and vacuuming, I didn’t make it to the grocery store last weekend so we’ve been scrounging around in the freezer for leftovers, our plants from the greenhouse are only just now making it to the garden (late of course).…Read more »

A Tale of Two Cherry Trees

One of the things we really want to do on our homestead is establish an orchard, where we can grow our own apples, plums, peaches, and cherries. Last year, we started down this road by planting two varieties of cherries: Morello (sour cherries) and Rainier (sweet cherries). I am not actually a huge cherry fan,…Read more »

Haiku Thursday!

I decided to add an exclamation point to my Haiku Thursday posts to make them seem exciting  more exciting than they already are. 😉 I almost forgot about my new tradition, it’s been such a hectic day. So here goes: Packing for work trip; Chile, Mexico, Peru – Dreams of ceviche . . .  …Read more »

The Hairy One

Trigger warning: Hair. General Inappropriateness. (I don’t actually know if people are triggered by the above-mentioned things; maybe “made uncomfortable” would be a better expression. If that’s you, feel free to discontinue with this post. No hard feelings, I promise.) Last night as we were snuggling each other in the orange sing (previous post: The Thing…Read more »