Tag: hammock

Foxglove in the Locust Tree

Foxglove in the Locust Tree

Foxglove growing in an unlikely place. Each season brings new surprises, a changing of the guard so to speak, when petals fall, snowflakes melt or swallows sail. Last year, I noticed a sweet sprout of a surprise growing in the fork of my old black locust […]

May Day at My House

May Day at My House

May Day, May Day… The sun is rising with a gusto usually reserved for July, and I’m just about to take the last good swig of coffee before heading out to seize the day and the to-do list. But before I do the to-do’s, let me share a few pics from […]

Who’s Been Sleeping in My Hammock?

Who’s Been Sleeping in My Hammock?

Last Saturday, we received our one allotted day of partly sunny weather for the week, so I feverishly begin tackling the chores reserved for outdoor duty. By mid-morning, I was ready to take a break. I thought a little respite on the hammock would work […]

To Everything There Is a Season (Well, Kinda)

To Everything There Is a Season (Well, Kinda)

He who knows the right time to put up a hammock… Should also know it’s also a cue to take down the Christmas lights. One year ago:  Sprouting Broccoli: It’s a Keeper

Summertime, and the Hammock Is Ready

Summertime, and the Hammock Is Ready

“Summer is the time when one sheds one’s tensions with one’s clothes, and the right kind of day is jeweled balm for the battered spirit.  A few of those days and you can become drunk with the belief that all’s right with the world.” –Ada […]