November Observation

November is a month of transitions and a time for thankful noticings.  The beautiful melee of orange, yellow and red leaves that took our breath away in October, now blanket the earth and bring on the task of raking and mulching. The leaves will serve as warm bedding for the nests of squirrels and mice.

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Changes bring about new opportunities to grow

Perhaps you have noticed the bright yellow-green moss that grew like crazy last fall. Its freshness stands out nestled among the tired grass and brown leaves visible under the melting snow. I discovered it on our walks around the summer cottages by the lake when it felt like I was walking on three inches of

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