30 11, 2011

Life of Flowers

2011-11-30T20:09:01+00:00

Meteorological Winter begins tomorrow, December 1st.  The leaves have completely fallen off the trees in my garden and I see a stark and barren landscape when I look out the windows. Yet, before we know it, Spring will be here again.  Here's a video to remind us. Life of Flowers Hat tip to Betty Jackson Truax

Life of Flowers 2011-11-30T20:09:01+00:00
12 01, 2010

The Red Fox Pranced Across the Road

2010-01-13T15:19:37+00:00

It was 20F degrees Monday night and I fired up the grill at my Arlington, VA, home, Woodland Cottage.  I stepped out the door a few minutes later to put the chicken on and I heard the most awful, primal noise.  At first, I thought it might be two cats mating; then I realized that on many a spring and fall night, when the windows are open, I've heard [...]

The Red Fox Pranced Across the Road 2010-01-13T15:19:37+00:00