Monthly Archives: March 2011

Space Invader

Yesterday evening, the horses were frantic, spooking and snorting at something they saw or heard in the woods. Because horses seem to enjoy getting worked up over nothing, I mostly ignored their antics for a while and continued to do … Continue reading

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Fruitful

When I see our fruit trees start blooming, I’m filled with both anticipation and doubt. The anticipation happens when I start thinking about the delicious plums, apples, pears and cherries that might be coming my way in a few months. … Continue reading

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Mr. Bitey

I just read an article about snapping turtles in this month’s Wildlife in North Carolina magazine. The article was mostly about how snapping turtles get a bum rap, and while everyone is busy hating them, they are still one of … Continue reading

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Playing Favorites

My family is notorious for playing favorites. My paternal grandmother had four grandkids and she told every single one of us that we were her favorite. On my mom’s side of the family, they played hardball when it came to … Continue reading

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