Tag Archives: Fall

A walk in the woods

I’m struggling with not being outdoors. I know – get over it. It was 29Ā°F this morning when I brewed coffee, and Killington Ski Resort in VT opened up this past weekend. šŸ™‚ Our property borders a wooded area so … Continue reading

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Denim

As we head into November, I had an opportunity to spend Saturday at a gardening conference that included touring a nice pollinator garden and hearing about research based information on the benefits of native plants. We also saw some beautiful … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors

Is this my perfect door or what – a barn, two sliding doors, and two barn quilts. Life is good this Thursday because my friend, Sue, was vacationing in northern New York and grabbed this shot as she went down … Continue reading

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Transition

The fall colors are lovely no matter where you look. I’m guessing the 300,000 leaf peepers in the state are pretty happy with their three-day weekend. The fall chore list is done, tools cleaned, dahlia bulbs stored, and I’ve even … Continue reading

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Fall gardening

Gardening in September is considerably different than summer or spring. It’s house cleaning time – divide, move, rearrange, and clean. I can’t say it’s near as much fun, but I keep thinking about what I do this month I won’t … Continue reading

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Busy as a bee

Well, not quite that busy, but I am fairly busy. šŸ™‚ Last week, I had a MG meeting and a dinner with MGs from a couple of NY counties who were visiting NH. We had some great conversations, and I … 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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Fall Wordless Wednesday

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End of October

The color is still pretty rich, but the leaves are starting to fall, and the ground cover is deep. It rainedĀ Friday night. Lots of rain.Ā I didn’t care that I couldn’t sleep through the roar ofĀ the thunder becauseĀ we receivedĀ over 3″ of … Continue reading

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New England

To borrow from Mr. Rogers – it’s a beautiful day in the neighborhood. This photo was taken yesterday at the reservoir that provides water for Portsmouth. TheĀ fall color is stunning, but thereĀ is no water going over the spillway because we … Continue reading

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