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A Peaceful Morning on the Pond

ducks on the pond

I love the days when I can work from home. This morning was one of those days and despite the crazy late-April chill, it was a perfect, peaceful morning. I … Continue reading

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Skating is Not Like Riding a Bike

The last time I went ice skating I was a freshman in high school in Fairfax, Virginia. On Friday nights our parents would carpool the group of us girls to … Continue reading

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Skating on the Duck Pond

ice skating on the duck pond

Hannah has been chomping at the bit to skate on the duck pond. After a week of highs in the single digits, Paul pronounced the pond officially frozen. So this … Continue reading

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Our Pond Runeth Over

The Pond Rising

Almost. After a dry spell that left even the moss in the woods dried out and crunchy, we have rain. All day rain. Torrential rain. Four inches of rain! The … Continue reading

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Launching of the Duckies

launching of the ducks

The ducks make their maiden voyage in “The Big ¬†Pond” today! When we took the fencing down that separated the duck yard from the pond, it took them a few … Continue reading

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Rockin the Pond

Rocking the pond landscaping

I was out of town on business the past two days. When I talked with Paul on the phone last night and asked about how he spent his day he … Continue reading

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Pond Progress

June 1 after a bit more rain

We’ve been planning a duck pond for a while now. Earlier in the spring we cleared a spot. After starting excavation on May 20 the rain forced a hiatus. Last … Continue reading

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