The Prettiest Day of the Year

This is the story of a perfectly beautiful day. Tuesday morning, May 6, 2014, to be precise.  In west central Indiana, USA.  Near the 40th parallel of latitude.It was nice here Tuesday morning.  Really nice.  Gorgeous!  Oh, its been beautiful all week.   But Tuesday morning…..   mmmmmm.  Warm and sunny with a slight cool breeze. The trees coming into leaf before our very eyes. No finer … Continue reading The Prettiest Day of the Year

May 5, 2014 – Fruit Blossoms and Robin Eggs

A lovely spring weekend…Encourages the fruit blossoms to open and enjoy the weather. Apple Cherry Pear And Strawberry Meanwhile, this adorable robinAnd her friendly mateDecided to build a nest in our barn, where she sits, watching us come and go while she encourages her pretty eggs to produce pretty robins.  The little birds will hatch here, learn to fly here and grow strong here.  They … Continue reading May 5, 2014 – Fruit Blossoms and Robin Eggs

May 3, 2014 – Stone Bunny and the Mint

Stone Bunny wipes a cool sweat from her stoney brow, looks around at the mint and exclaims “Shooo-Wheee!  This is too close for comfort!”Gnome agrees.  “Too close indeed!”Clay Pig says “I know.  I thought we had it a few days ago but then the darn cold snap came and the mint quit growing.”Stone Turtle remains unflappable.  “Don’t worry.  It will be fine.  We will make … Continue reading May 3, 2014 – Stone Bunny and the Mint