Wildlife

OH SPRING…where art thou?

OH SPRING…where art thou?

Miss Spring ain’t here in North Idaho, that’s for sure. Where’d she go?   We’ve had a few sun breaks, but…I’m still in my LL Beans…with muddy grass from too much rain. But a few things have been happening around here while waiting for her to arrive.   We have started the necessary dog-proofing for […]

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Posted by on Mar 24, 2017 in Blog, Garden Life, Seasons, Wildlife | 2 comments

OF DOGS & GEESE

OF DOGS & GEESE

Happy May! Can you believe it? All of a sudden winter is long gone.  It’s fun to see the goslings every morning out with their parents. They are growing fast! I’d love to know what they find when they peck at the grass 🙂 I do a head count every time…yep, still six of ‘em! […]

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Posted by on May 2, 2016 in Birds, Blog, Garden Life, Riley & Roxie, Wildlife | 0 comments

THIS & THAT

THIS & THAT

Hi all! A few fun things happening this week at the gardenstead.  ! Yesterday morning on my way from the garden to the house I saw something different down by the pond.  Woah! Five little fluffballs! I grabbed my paparazzi zoom lens and took way too many pics. Such a delight to watch them just […]

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Posted by on Apr 20, 2016 in Decor, Garden Life, Garden Style, Having Fun, Pure Silliness, Riley & Roxie, The Garden, This & That, Wildlife | 0 comments

BIRDHOUSES AROUND THE GARDEN

BIRDHOUSES AROUND THE GARDEN

 It’s almost the weekend Gardenistas! The FIRST weekend of MARCH! The month of daylight savings and the first day of Spring! Got it?  OK…well this has nothing to do with birdhouses… but couldn’t resist this sign photo op on our way to Coeur d’Alene a few weeks ago. Made me smile all day 🙂 OK…now […]

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Posted by on Mar 4, 2016 in Birds, Blog, Garden Life, The Garden, Wildlife, Worms | 0 comments

SIGNS OF SPRING!

SIGNS OF SPRING!

No matter how small they might be… the signs of Spring are here! Minuscule new green growth {with deer droppings!} in the yard…and not a lot of snow left! Yeehaw! Roman the Garden Dog and I perused the property today…  the pond is becoming unfrozen 🙂 {We had two Canadian geese on it this morning…but […]

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Posted by on Feb 16, 2016 in Blog, Garden Life, Seasons, The Garden, Wildlife | 2 comments

FOR THOSE WHO LOVE BIRDS

FOR THOSE WHO LOVE BIRDS

We had some tree transplanting excitement last week… more on that in a future post… but in the meantime I want to show you what we discovered. This is a pretty boring hill, right? Nothing remarkable. Can you see the wood stake with orange flag to the left and forefront of house being built in […]

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Posted by on May 9, 2015 in Birds, Blog, Garden Life, Wildlife | 1 comment