Category Archives: New England

Hello October

Temps have been in the 60’s – great gardening weather. Plants have been moved, shrubs trimmed, plastic fencing is up and anchored, daffodil bulbs planted, and 103 potted plants are in the ground for next year’s plant sale. I have … Continue reading

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September

Time flies because I’m not sure how we got to the second week in September already. We’ve had a couple of days of cool weather and were able to open the windows. That’s a really good thing since several of … Continue reading

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Covered Bridges

Love them or leave them? I love them. I always enjoy looking at the construction and thinking about the community of local residents and craftsmen who came together to provide a simple solution to crossing a body of water. No … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors

About ten miles north of Concord, New Hampshire, there is the small town of Boscawen right off Interstate 93. The New Hampshire State Veterans Cemetery is located on 104 acres of land that was previously part of the state forest. … Continue reading

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Road trip

New England is known for its handsome wooden covered bridges, but did you know we also have some remaining stone bridges? Back in the first half of the 19th century, stone bridges were built by talented Scottish stone masons using … Continue reading

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Product Review

I don’t know about you, but I get excited when I find a product that really exceeds my expectations. Lots of things do what they say, but some just go a little further. I’ve already gone on and on about … Continue reading

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Let’s catch up

I owe you some follow ups to close out several conversations we’ve had in past posts. Big pharma –¬†Without describing my medical issues in detail on the world wide web, I want to clarify that the two prescriptions I was … Continue reading

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