Monthly Archives: October 2013

Fall surprise!

  Our little maple has only been here at the farm for a year now, but look what it has been hiding! Whenever a bird lands on a newly planted specimen, I consider it a “real” tree, no longer a … Continue reading

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Fall Highlights

In September I spent time in Haiti with my son and other volunteers – setting up a self contained server environment (Internet-in-a-Box) and updating software on One Laptop per Child XO’s. Both the Mission and the Orphanage where we worked … Continue reading

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Autumn 2013 – Ontario Canada

Today may just have been the last sunny day of fall…but I hope not! The colours have been lovely- and the temperatures too. Everything has been crisp and clear. I love it! “They” tell us we are in for a … Continue reading

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Time for Ornamental Grasses

This is the time of year that I enjoy ornamental grasses at their peak, and also it is the time to buy more on sale! A few of mine here…. though some names have been lost over time. Panicum virgatum … Continue reading

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Withdrawal Symptoms and Beyond

The past couple of weeks have dished out some sudden changes in my life. It began with the demise of my computer. Oh was this stressful! I was not able to participate in Skype meetingsĀ  or prepare lesson plans for … Continue reading

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