Preparing the Garden

I have made a valiant effort to prepare the garden for planting. It took a full week, but I am bound and determined to eat from our garden this year! It started with planting some seeds in those little black plastic containers. I did that on a Monday after getting some encouragement from the neighbors. … Continue reading Preparing the Garden

Good Fences Make Good Neighbors

Robert Frost writes of how good fences make good neighbors in his poem “Mending Wall.” The phrase has come to mind quite often over the last several months. First when we replaced the fence on our north side, where the dogs jumped repeatedly into the neighbors’ yard. The fence was at least 15 years old, … Continue reading Good Fences Make Good Neighbors