I had come across his path several times recently, on my way to the farm stand or the vegetable garden. On this particular occasion, our eyes locked and we each stood our ground. Finally, I asked him what his name is and he replied “Noble.” I had no reason not to believe this was truth.
We stood still – eyes locked, playing the game of who will blink first. The bear and I. I was closing up the chicken coops the other night when I looked up and there she was – Mrs. Bear in all her growly big self. I can tell you, I blinked first. I wanted to …
We’ve all been there. In that place where you had feelings for someone and they didn’t reciprocate. Sigh, it’s just part of life.
It’s raining again, which is better than snow, but still is it ever going to stop? Mr. Cottage said it feels muted today. That grey cast has wrapped around our little house and it feels like no matter how many lights we turn on, we can’t overpower the gloom. It’s a good day for snuggling …
The chickens and I are joining Sarah from Down By The Sea for Through the Garden Gate, February. Through the Garden Gate is a monthly link up for gardeners to share what is happening in their garden each month.
Oh my, it’s almost over, February, that is. It’s the calm before the storm.
Thank you all for having my back, taking the time to send your condolences to me on my family losses. I’m embarrassed to admit, I tried to reply to each of you, but then I found that I got really emotional, and just couldn’t. So please accept my thank you for your kindness.
We lost a piece of our heart this week. Our sweet little senior rescue dog crossed over. Her name was Peanut, she now rests peacefully under the pear tree. Though she was part of our lives for only a short four years and just a speck of a dog her absence feels big and all-consuming. …
Snow is on the way. A hush is in the air, that stillness that always seems to come before snowfall. Orange blossom honey drizzled in my tea. So here I am a week in on the most annoying cold; savoring lots of tea and honey in hopes of soothing my throat.