Nature Photo: Climax Forest Community

Nature Photo: Climax Forest Community

Inside:  Climax forests are wonderful places to wander and enjoy nature. Our climax forest community is not only enjoyed as a refuge but is a source of heating wood. The climax forest community in this photo is in the Oak Ridge Moraine in South Central Ontario near...
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....