I live in paradise

Sunday, 2 May 2021 As I type this I can hear the coyotes howling. Such a cool sound. And now that they’ve stopped, the peepers and tree toads are singing in harmony. Today I saw a loon on the river. It returns every spring for a short time. Usually I hear its familiar call but…

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Wednesday, 20 May 2020 I forgot what it’s like to be consumed with a work project. All my time and energy goes into it and I don’t seem to have any left for home projects, like gardening. But, if COVID hibernation has taught me anything, it’s to take time out for me. I’ve been walking…

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Monday, 18 May 2020 – Victoria Day Just like that, the first long weekend of the summer is over. And wasn’t it an awesome one, weather wise. Every day the temperature gradually increased until this afternoon we hit a high of about 23°C. The Baltimore oriole flew into town today! I heard they had been…

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