Let the planting begin!

Wednesday, 19 May 2021 Momma and poppa goose dropped by for a visit with their babies. So much cuteness! When mom says go, we go. This evening found me building a raised garden bed. The first of many to come. I could hear my dear cousin’s voice in my head while I filled the wheelbarrow…… Continue reading Let the planting begin!

Well now, wasn’t that a grand day!

Saturday, 15 May 2021 Today was the day I’ve been looking forward to since last Fall when the cold and snow arrived. A warm day with a breeze – to keep the black flies and mosquitoes away – and big fluffy clouds floating by. A stand-up paddle boarder paddled by on the river. That was…… Continue reading Well now, wasn’t that a grand day!

A spring smell I almost didn’t recognize

Wednesday, 12 May 2021 I stepped outside onto the covered veranda. Immediately my nose picked up a scent. Something very familiar that I hadn’t smelled for some time. I searched the recesses of my memories…the smell was comforting, welcome… maybe Mom lit a candle or sprayed perfume? My eyes were drawn to my neighbour’s lawn…the…… Continue reading A spring smell I almost didn’t recognize