Let’s have a little “come to Jesus” conversation about dog training. What? Does training a little dog require such a significant exchange? Follow along and you will discover where I am coming from. I just visited a dog breeder/trainer website that offers dogs trained… Continue Reading ““Basic Obedience””
There are a few very special places on our property that inspire me. One of them, a place that I have loved since we moved here, is the small group of Ponderosa Pine trees that sit north of the pond. In fact, I adore… Continue Reading “Bluebirds In The Ponderosa Pines”
A couple of days ago I posted photos that I took of a juvenile Red-breasted Grosbeak that was snacking on an apple I hung in a tree. Here are some Trail Cam video recordings of that bird, as well as other visitors to the… Continue Reading “Apple Tree Trail Cam”
A few days ago I posted some pictures of partially eaten apples in the corridor area of the farm. We harvested most of the fruit a while back, but we left the apples that Robert couldn’t reach. I knew they would not go to… Continue Reading “Got It!”
A couple of days ago I encountered an unknown flycatcher on a fence between Sham’s Paddock and Jaye’s Pasture – which is about centrally located on our property, and surrounded by recently cut pastures. It was obvious the bird was a flycatcher first, by… Continue Reading “The Tale of Two Flycatchers”
Well, not quite an apple a day. Apparently, some critter(s) are eating their fruit judiciously. This is the apple tree in the corridor where I see many types of birds. I have seen a deer and her fawn in the area, as well. And,… Continue Reading “an Apple A Day?”
Every once in a while I get lucky and the shutter opens at just the right time. These are Northern Mockingbirds.
Today was a brilliant day. The skies were clear. The air was warm – yet I could still tell it’s was no longer summer. There’s a feeling that says harvest and get your cozy sweaters ready! As I looked around under the cloudless blue… Continue Reading “Yellow!”
When you are three weeks old and people expect you to pose for too many photos!
It’s the middle of September. Soon temperatures will drop and it will be time to don a nice, comfy sweater during my drives around the property. Field corn is drying up and will be ready for harvest, soon. I love this image of the… Continue Reading “A Plant’s Offering”