“Apparently there is nothing that cannot happen today.” ~ Mark Twain
“In the animal kingdom, one of the keys to survival is to outwit your enemies. And when you’re surrounded by carnivores, one of the best strategies is to fade into the background and disappear.” ~ Neil deGrasse Tyson
What’s the scariest thing you can think of for Halloween? Is it a chainsaw toting or knife wielding sociopath? Perhaps it’s the vampires or werewolves? Or maybe you are a little cautious about Pixie sticks coming into your children’s candy buckets?
“I cannot do all the good that the world needs, but the world needs all the good that I can do.” ~ Jana Stanfield
“If you have lived, take thankfully the past.” ~ John Dryden
The semi-lazy, outdoor days of fall are fully underway. Now that we are spending 100% of our time at home during the week — school, work, chores — we take as many breaks as possible to soak in the sun and revel in the cooler fall temps.
The fruit trees from the keyhole garden nursery finally made it into the ground. It only took me a year-and-a-half to get it done, but our property — already replete with dozens of trees — just acquired three more fruiting variety: a Satsuma tangerine, Navel orange, and a Pomegranate. This is the beginning of (what I’m hoping will be) an espalier grove. More hole-digging, first.
“The hummingbird competes with the stillness of the air.” ~ Chogyam Trungpa