Category: Outdoors


Spring Is In the Air!

Much has happened since my last post, the most significant being that last year we finalized the adoption of two wonderful, beautiful children. Life has changed in many ways! Overall, it is for the better. They’ve made...


Finally, signs of life!

It was a cold winter overall, and I’ve been ready for spring for a while now. We’re starting to see green grass, flowers blooming, bugs buzzing, birds chirping…I love it! My allergies took a...


A Real Snow!

My last post was about a decent little snow we got. That doesn’t even compare to this one – 7″ total. People south of us got more. It was kind of a backwards weather...


A Decent Snow

Well, we’re on Snow Hill, but we don’t usually see a lot of snow in the winter. We got maybe a little over an inch yesterday, and with temperatures well below freezing, it all...


Happy 2014!

It’s hard to believe that 2014 is already here! It seems like just last week I was dealing with seasonal Spring allergies and getting my yard cleaned up and started mowing. Now it’s all...

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Lots Of Work To Do

A couple of weekends ago, my uncle was cleaning up some dying trees. There was some oak, hickory and maple, and he asked if I would want some of it for firewood. I got...

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Robbing the Bees

I got to watch the process of robbing honey from bee hives that my dad is raising, and made a short video of the general process. Hope you enjoy.

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Spring is Upon Us

So I was trying to wait until it warmed up some, but not to the point where it was going to get hot. There wasn’t much in-between, though. I cut down a tree for...

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Camping Trip

Becky and I went camping with Kristan, Scott and all the boys a couple of weeks ago. It was a lot of fun! Here’s a short video compilation that summarizes pretty well how things...