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audio 01:16 Purple Columbine

Purple Columbine

Standing at the top of the Lupine Field and admiring the fading blooms, my attention was drawn to a small splash of purple. It was a purple columbine blossom. I knew that as the lupines go to seed, other flowers will remind me of Nature’s beauty.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/25/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:11 Different Shades

Different Shades

The rhododendrons’ beautiful blossoms come in many different colors, which reminds me that people come in different colors, too, but we are all created from the same Source, and each of us is a reflection of that Source.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/24/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:18 A Special Rose for a Special Day

A Special Rose for a Special Day

Today my wife and I are celebrating our 58th wedding anniversary. We don’t feel as old as the years indicate, and I believe our love of Nature is one of the reasons that we still have something daily to discover.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/23/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:07 Sweet Summer

Sweet Summer

Now that summer has officially arrived, along with a heat wave, the flowers are in full bloom, including the sweet peas that I transplanted from my mother’s house years ago. Seeing them again brings back positive memories of a different time.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/22/2020 05:00 AM

audio 02:12 Fathers Day

Fathers Day

Today we honor those who fathered us. He may have been an actual biological father or someone who was there when advice and support was needed. I remember my father transporting the whole youth baseball team in our old station wagon, a love of the sport t

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/21/2020 05:00 AM

audio 02:01 The Bar is Open

The Bar is Open

Over the last few months of isolation my wife and I have begun to redesign the interior of the cabin near the orchard. We opened a wall and bought a very heavy 3” pine slab to become the new counter. The wood slab in now installed. It has been a great div

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/20/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:31 4620 Trail Cam Captures 02

4620 Trail Cam Captures 02

Many of my best wildlife photos were not taken by me, but by one of the trail cameras we have on the property where we think wildlife will pass by. The fox in the Lupine Field reminds me how many of us are looking back over our lives as we move forward.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/19/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:20 A Little Fairy Garden

A Little Fairy Garden

We recently discovered a small fairy garden that nature created on an old log. I even thought I saw some fairy eyes watching me. I love letting my child-self explore the magical world of Nature.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/18/2020 05:00 AM