Feeding Soil and Souls

Fall is a time for maintenance. Just as the trees of our property are winding down, closing their factory doors one dropped-leaf at a time, so are we getting things in order to go dormant for the winter. Juggled into the daily sorting through boxes of stuff that held us together in apartment living over the summer was the slightly more unpleasant task of purging unused items from our home closets and attic spaces.This took some time — and patience — and aside from the stemware staged on the dining table which awaits glass shelving in the new kitchen, all is either put away or staged to go away. The best news is the pile of stuff that’s getting passed on is very, very big.

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Photo-a-Day: January 2013

Inspired by Fat-Mum-Slim, here is my Photo-a-Day challenge for January 2013.  What a fun and challenging way to chronicle the month’s highlights!  My time gets chiseled down to just one post for all photos, rather than several medium-length posts throughout the month.  It makes my life (through blogging) just a tad easier.

But it does make for a long post.  Sorry ’bout that.

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