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audio 01:45 Help From an Old Friend

Help From an Old Friend

Old friends are special. They can be relied on to be there when they are needed. Old friends come in many forms, from people we know to strangers we meet for the first time but seem as if we have known them forever. Friends can be angels and even an old t

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 08/03/2019 06:00 AM

audio 01:21 Ragged Robin

Ragged Robin

Crossing the bottom of the Lupine Field, in the northern corner, clumps of tall lavender flowers caught my eye. It was a new discovery in a place not seen from the top of the clearing. Seeing life from a different angle can often lead to new discoveries.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 08/02/2019 06:00 AM

audio 01:26 Evening Reflections

Evening Reflections

Summer evenings, with perhaps the sounds of crickets or water at the lake or ocean, when the sky changes colors as night approaches, are a wonderful time to pause and reflect on the day and set in your mind positive goals for tomorrow.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 08/01/2019 06:00 AM

audio 01:26 Summer Haze

Summer Haze

The lazy, hazy days of summer are here for us to enjoy. It is a time to slow life down and create a little mind fog, giving yourself a chance to regroup and rejuvenate before the busy late summer-early fall season begins.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 07/31/2019 06:00 AM

audio 01:19 Mountain Ash

Mountain Ash

A flash of red caught my eye at the bottom of the Lupine Field where the woods begins. With the new trail close to there I was able to see it was not sumac but a bunch of bright red berries. I researched what I had found and think it is mountain ash, an e

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 07/30/2019 06:00 AM

audio 01:25 Waiting for the Butterflies

Waiting for the Butterflies

The milkweed, now in bloom, waits patiently in the orchard for the butterflies to visit. This yearly ritual is another part of summer. Before long we will ask ourselves where it went as time and the butterflies pass by – time to appreciate the milkweed.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 07/29/2019 06:00 AM

audio 01:33 Slow and Steady Progress

Slow and Steady Progress

Some plants and shrubs take to being transplanted sooner than others such as lilacs and hydrangeas. Some people seem to make strides in life faster than others. Our hydrangeas started out slow and are making steady progress, stay the course.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 07/28/2019 06:00 AM

audio 01:20 A Future Sneeze

A Future Sneeze

As I passed by the stems of grass ready to release their seeds into the air, I saw potential sneezes for allergy suffers. It is an illustration of how each of us is affected differently by the Nature of life.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 07/27/2019 06:00 AM