Lesson In Tractor

Lesson In Tractor

Teaching our 15-year-old grandson how to operate a tractor. Clutch, throttle, PTO, etc. Lots to learn…for both of us.

Our Multicolored Friend

Our Multicolored Friend

This little guy hangs out at our hydrant next to the deck. Sometimes green, nowadays more brown, still thriving despite some very cold weather for us.

Get Growing 2021

Get Growing 2021

We usually wait until Presidents’ Day Weekend to put seed to soil. But this year things are different. Here’s to a verdant season.

Don’t Be A Tease

Don’t Be A Tease

We love visiting local nurseries. Always looking for new ideas for The Orchard Compound. Spotted these words of wisdom at G E & B Nursery in Enumclaw. Nice folks. Be kind to your plants.

Mole Kill

Mole Kill

Should I be sad that this furry little creature has died or should I feel immense satisfaction? Forgive me. This battle has raged for many years.