You know you’re not a kid anymore when you look at a mall or a condominium and you can remember when there used to be trees standing there. You remember going biking and being surrounded by trees instead of buildings. Continue reading “I Remember When This Was All Ricefields and Other Things My Lolo Used To Say”
So there I was on the way to the farm, when I suddenly realized that I didn’t bring the dogs’ leashes or harnesses! Uh oh. The dogs were already in the car and it was too late to turn back. I considered stopping at a pet store and looking for a suitable leash and collar, except that there were no pet stores along the way. I was just going to have to wing it and rely on my dogs’ training and good sense! Continue reading “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Farm”
It’s very hot and very dry at the farm right now. All our tree-planting activities have been put off until it starts to rain again.
Look at how dry this paddock is. That used to be green! Continue reading “First Summer at the Farm”
This is one of my favorite wild growing plants on the farm. Its common name is Rattle Pod and I finally got to see the pods AND hear them rattle!