August Weekend Snapshots
It’s been a weekend full of puttering – a little weeding, a little landscaping around the pond, a little planting of new lettuce, spinach and kale. A little photography along the way.
The Colonel ever watchful over his flock.
Quackers checking out the plane flying overhead.
This little frog has taken up residence in our pond. His croak is much bigger than his small size might indicate.
We have a border dispute going on. Clover and his girls think they own the flower bed. There’s Peanut taking a dust bath in the background.
Then the Colonel shows up and stakes a claim. It’s a delicate dance between these two roosters lately.
And here we go cutting and stacking wood again. Didn’t we just finish stacking last year’s wood?
Bog Brook Cove Bluff
A couple of years ago, Hannah and I hiked one of the Bog Brook Cove trails in Trescott. I remember discovering a lovely cove inhabited by seals at the end … Continue reading
Evening Walk on the Sunrise
Hannah and I both spent the day working. Come dinner time, we felt the need to get outdoors and enjoy this beautiful day. We headed to Machias, parked and walked … Continue reading
She’s 18 today. In the blink of an eye, she’s grown up. No longer is she the shy little girl who did her best not to stand out – all … Continue reading
Monarch Caterpillar Becomes a Chrysalis
Yesterday was a lucky day for me. I was working at home day on website projects when I noticed one of the caterpillars Hannah and I have been raising hanging … Continue reading
The Lobster Chair
The WHRL’s summer fundraising auction held over the weekend had a new feature this year. In addition to the raffle-style auction, we had a “Chair-ity” silent auction. Local artists decorated … Continue reading
The Dancing Moose
The summer season is short here along the coast of Maine. For me, doesn’t feel as if summer is in full-swing until Milbridge Days, our community celebration. It’s a fun … Continue reading