Tag Archives: native

Fruits of no labor

Wandering around the hilltop this afternoon in a heat-induced stupor … the yellowing grasses crunchy under my flip-flops … I came across this. Why hello, there. What are you, lovely little thing? A purple berry? A quick look around the … Continue reading

Posted in Previous Entries You May Have Missed | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Anniversary among the weeds

Can’t believe it’s been five years since Mr. Hilltop and I got hitched. We’re not spring chickens, so it’s funny to think of ourselves as more “newlywed” than “old marrieds.” To celebrate, we went on a forage walk … because … Continue reading

Posted in Previous Entries You May Have Missed | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

After the Storms

We’ve calmed a bit here at Hilltop. The shock and frustration have worn off, and I’ve been telling myself that the mowing incident was simply a mistake. Probably, a mower was just gleefully gobbling up the green and didn’t realize where s/he was. Doesn’t matter … Continue reading

Posted in Previous Entries You May Have Missed | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments