Today I discovered what brings the deer to the far back yard. There is a mulberry tree. I didn’t see it last year. Everything is more green and lush this year since we had a heavier winter than the winter before. The lowest limb is not low enough for the deer, actually it’s quite […]
Look who I met in the back corner of the yard. I was out looking for the orange/yellow oriole I saw yesterday. What a treat!
Today we found a blue bird dead in the yard. We dug a hole and gave Blue Birdie a graveside funeral. His beautiful presence in the shrubbery will be missed. Blue Birdie was laid peacefully in the soft earth. Everyone attended. The cat watched from a distance, annoyed.
My two adoring ducks, who have returned from last spring, decided to hop out of the pond and take a spin around the yard while it was pouring down rain. I watched as the rain rolled off their backs. There has been so much duck drama around here lately. First, a stray male duck landed […]
Green Grass Grows All Around There was a tree (there was a tree) All in the wood (all in the wood) The prettiest tree (the prettiest tree) That you ever did see (that you ever did see) The tree in a hole and the hole in the ground And the green grass grows all around, […]