A friend invited me to go huckleberry picking, so of course, I said yes! You do have to drive up scary mountain roads, but it’s worth it to find this purple gold.

Art and a Playpen

I just now got around to tangling LonettA’s CreA(R)Tive’s May zendala template. I really enjoy having an art challenge each month. Life has gotten a bit busier with nicer weather. The garden is taking shape (the tomatoes are in) and Grandpa and our son built a…

We’ve Grown!

I shared a picture of the baby chicks about a week ago. Here they are today. It’s amazing how fast they grow. Now we just have to think up sixteen names.

Raised Beds

Paul and I have been all around the barn discussing the design of our garden beds and we finally settled on cinder blocks. They’ll last and I can eventually do another layer or two to raise the beds even higher. I hope to garden…

Foraging for Fungi

I went looking for morels (none) and found some interesting mushrooms. I turned one over and found gills. It does look a bit like Loreleia postii, called a redhead. (Not dinner.) I also found this cool fungus, but I haven’t a clue what it…