Category: country living

  • The Colors of Fall

    This time of the year in NW Pa is a photo every moment. From yellow to red, orange and then brown, the leaves create a scene, which stays with you through late fall and into winter. Add the wild flowers, fading fall flowers, pumpkins and gourds and fall is a relaxing time to enjoy nature…

  • Falls Final Corn Roast.

    Many fond summer memories revolve around picnics and corn roasts. Fall has arrived in NW PA and since there has been no frost there is still a corn harvest and the chance for one final corn roast before the leaves turn and the gardens finish up for the season.

  • Dumb Things we do when Gardening

    Gardening is an adventure. Well, at least it is in my backyard. I’ve had the wandering dogs, the ground hog that was smarter than me, the drunk from the swamp and various other events to keep me occupied. But when I am not being occupied by wayward visitors I keep myself busy with the “dumb…

  • Backyard Picnic Ideas

    Backyard picnics are both convenient and fun. Enjoying a picnic at home will give you the opportunity to enjoy your garden areas. Picnics can also be a thrifty way to spend a weekend or holiday.