Monthly Archives: May 2010

Life is Like a Bowl of Tart Cherries

The cherries in our orchard are just starting to ripen, and I’m racing against the birds when it comes to picking them. When I’m too late, the perfectly red cherries that I pluck from the tree will be scarred with … Continue reading

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Nope. It’s Not a Burning Bush.

Our smoke tree (Continus sp.) has been blooming for about a week now, and it’s quite eye-catching. We planted it about four years ago, when we were in a tree-planting frenzy.  We planted it on the same day and in … Continue reading

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