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Video: Ice Skating With Pete

The pond froze over just enough to bust out the ice skates a couple of weeks ago.  This was only my 2nd or 3rd attempt at ice skating ever.  59 more words

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Pond woes

Normally after about October, maybe November, when the temperatures drop, I stop clearing out the pond and the filter. Normally all it does in the winter is keep the water oxygenated and keep the bacteria alive. 470 more words


Up close and personal with a squirrel. Big Butterfly Count. Autumn leaves. And a visit to the duck (and seagull) pond.

It’s been a while since I last posted. I keep meaning to write posts from my laptop so I can use photos from my camera instead of my phone, but I never get around to it. 387 more words



November 1st was amazing.  It was sunny, 60 degrees and just beautiful outside.  I wasn’t too productive today.  I opted for a few walks with the pups, sitting in the sun & sipping on some tangerine beer.  23 more words

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Pond winter clean up

Saturday morning saw me on my knees with incredibly cold hands and arms, the reason? It’s that time of year when I have to prune back my aquatic plants and clean up my pond in general. 678 more words


Winter Prep Day

We’re spending our day today cleaning up some trees that fell over last winter & this past summer on our land.  We gave away the last of our wood pile to some friends a couple of weeks ago so we need to replenish our supply for this winter.  291 more words

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