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Needle Felted Opossum

I just finished this needle felted opossum — he’s life sized at about two feet long! This is an art piece and he’s on my Etsy here: 7 more words

Around the Finca - In the Past

Where Have The Years Gone


The Prolog

These photographs say a lot. When we first put the FFZ (fly free zone) up we planted a walnut tree, I do like walnuts, along with a vine our friends gave us.  707 more words

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© Drusilla Mott and https://highwaysandbywaysofmylife.wordpress.com 2017



For those pursuing the subsistence lifestyle, fall is the busiest time of the year.  Gardens that were planted in early summer are ready to be harvested and stored, final preparations and additions are made to the wood pile and people go out in the country searching for game.  1,176 more words


Fuzzy Purple Asters up high near tree line. It seems that when you ascend up towards the tundra the Asters become more fuzzy. A fur coat to protect against the chilly nights? 17 more words

Scissortail Ballet

One look at the impossibly long tail of the scissor-tailed flycatcher might make you wonder if handicaps this bird by its excess. But once you see the owners in flight, you realize the tails have a purpose. 167 more words