Some Things in Life Need a Little More Planning!

Mama finch has set up house in our front door wreath!   With two wreaths on the double doors, she chose to build her nest on the front door our guests use, of course. As I was putting up the sign to ask our guests to gently close the door, it dawned on us to…

Read More

Courtyard Blossoms: August

The Hosta take center stage this time of year, with over 350 plants throughout the courtyard, they are a living invitation to the garden.

Read More

Our House Finch Babies

Last year a Robin built a nest in the rafters of our Kitchen porch. We never did get any pictures – I had grand visions of setting up a wireless webcam to watch them, but never did. We left the nest untouched through the winter in hopes there would be new occupants this spring. And…

Read More