When we first viewed our plot, the fruit trees were in full blossom. The largest tree we knew was a cherry tree, likewise the smaller tree next to it. 444 more words
6 days, 11 hours ago
The Happy Wonderer ~ ellen b.
…or is it Apples and Pears?
So far it looks like we have a bumper crop again this year.
We’ll see how many grow to maturity. 61 more words
1 week, 2 days ago
Mom in the Garden
This picture is thanks to my happening to notice these two lovely Goldfinch birds in our pear tree as we were driving into our driveway after work. 52 more words
2 weeks, 5 days ago
The Photographer Smiled...
During one of the last sessions of my photography course we went to Rotterdam for an urbex excursion (I will show you some results at a later date). 215 more words
3 weeks, 6 days ago
A few weeks ago, I was looking a lot at the stuff some of the people that like my posts post online. I am surprised and delighted to find and be found by people that approach writing in a similar way that I do. 631 more words
2 months ago
Feeling a sense of confidence from my recent apple grafting success I wanted to give it a try with pears. I’ve got a total of 4 pear trees in my backyard orchard. 218 more words
2 months, 1 week ago
Frostbit pearbuds blooming early
Tufts of white in the grey wood
Daffodils and buttercups underfoot
Warm spring air
over cold winter ground
rivers mist rises… 26 more words
2 months, 3 weeks ago