Tag: birds

babying the berries–tending to berry bushes now for great summer berries

Last year, my out of control wineberry bushes began bullying my blueberry plants.  In an effort to call them off, I trimmed and tugged until the unruly characters ended up on their side of the garden patch.  A couple of months later, the birds…

small, simple things and friday on the farm

Morning here started chilly and rainy but by afternoon, we had cool, sunny weather.  As a part of my Friday afternoon sabbath, I spent time appreciating the small things on the farm.  Yes, I was practicing what I preached in my post on “relaxing…

lessons learned: there’s peace in the quiet of creation

There is no need to go to India or anywhere else to find peace.  You will find that deep place of silence right in your room, your garden or even your bathtub.  ~Elisabeth Kubler-Ross Spending a couple of hours transplanting and mulching yesterday, I…