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The Cow Parade

The show continues some two months after my last post. We’re here, finally here just outside our small town off our farm to market road Rick calls Buckhorn Boulevard. 792 more words


I Was a Soldier in the Fight & I Fought Till We Won

I feel like I’ve got much to say. I’d take you on a garden and orchard walk. I’d even walk you down around the wetland. We’d have discussion on which is truly the champion Joe-pye weed (Eutrochium purpureum) on the farm. 610 more words

Small Farm

Words of Inspiration

I have never written more beautiful or poignant words. I’m starting to get all misty-eyed.

I think I may have a bright future in inspirational writing. 28 more words

My Day in Pictures, 7/12/14

Just a quick peek at what my Saturday looked like!

I met some friends, David and Rachel, at Quality Grocery in the historic Oakwood neighborhood in downtown Raleigh for breakfast.   350 more words

Fun Adventures

Day of the Turtles

On a late spring trip to Crex Meadows we encountered more turtles than we saw on all of our previous trips put together.

The Blanding’s Turtle is on the endangered species list but seem to be doing well at Crex Meadows. 93 more words


Snapping Turtle

The above are a few pictures of a snapping turtle that was in the road on Plum Tree Lane the evening of July the 4th.  She was probably looking for a place to lay her eggs.  152 more words