Amaryllis Beauty

Amaryllis Beauty

  Amaryllis are a beautiful Christmas plant but make an attractive addition to your home anytime you can get a hold of their bulbs.  This Amaryllis beauty came to me through an auction held annually by our local Learning Disabilities of Peterborough.  It came as...
Frigid!

Frigid!

We have been under extreme weather for the past week.  I started an occasional teaching job which turned from one day into 5 days and for most of those days, the kids have been indoors for recess due to extreme cold temperatures.  If the temperature reaches -15ºC with...
Oak Cross Section

Oak Cross Section

The Oak cross section above was taken while my husband was cutting wood for our heating needs this winter.  Our indoor furnace uses oil but we all know the price of that to heat a home.  For the last ten years we have been using primarily wood for our heating needs....