Tag Archives: WNC

She Turned to the Sunlight and Shook Her Yellow Head

02/24/2013

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She turned to the sunlight And shook her yellow head, And whispered to her neighbor: “Winter is dead.” ― A.A. Milne, When We Were Very Young Thank you Mr. Milne, for the verse.  Thank you husband, for showing me nodding yellow daffodil blooms on this February day.  Hats off to you, Rufous-sided Towhee, for springing me off […]

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SWARM!

05/20/2012

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I am SO excited!  For once, The Blog came to me.  Last Monday, my visiting sister-in-law, Margaret, spotted a honeybee swarm on our property!  I came home from work to find the house a-buzz with the talk of bees.  Monday morning the bees began arriving and attached themselves to a cross-bar on an old arch that leads into an even older, […]

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Bones and Lavender

03/07/2012

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This has nothing at all to do with farming, but I had an interesting day once I finished studying for the Real Estate exam I face this weekend.  First, I went for a walk with my cats, Amos and Rascal.  They followed me on a half mile round trip to the top of our little mountain.  They […]

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