Tag Archives: roots

An old tree

I have been thinking a lot about trees lately. In our backyard we have a massive old oak, probably 60 to 70 years old. It dominates our yard with a wide canopy casting shade, towering over all of the other … Continue reading

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Garden time….well almost

Spring came early to our next of the woods and then ran away. In February we had temperatures in the 60’s, 70’s and even 80’s. I actually had to turn our air conditioner on for a couple of nights. The … Continue reading

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What a roof means

“I like to sit on the porch and let the sun rest on my face”- 9 year old living in a home-built for her family by Habitat for Humanity I have been very fortunate in 55 years of living that … Continue reading

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Digging in

We started early, a 7 mile hike in the 77,000 acre Arches National Park in Moab, Utah. The trailhead was aptly named the Devil’s Garden. At 7am it was hot but not as hot as it would be at 2pm when we … Continue reading

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