by Stan Orchard | May 28, 2023 | Blog
We apparently never threw out anything in our 48 years together. This morning she found the receipt for her wedding rings folded up in the ring box. That was pretty much all the money we had at the time. She still wears that ring every day.
by Stan Orchard | May 24, 2023 | Blog
Our neighbors’ goats LOVE blackberry bushes. They really love it when you help them reach leaves just out of their reach.
by Stan Orchard | Apr 27, 2023 | Blog
Just love this time of year. The racks are growing back while shaggy winter coats drop off just in time for the first heatwave of the year.
by Stan Orchard | Apr 19, 2023 | Blog
This guy and a bunch of his friends stopped by about an hour before sunset. They’re starting to shed their winter racks and coats. Love this time of year.
by Stan Orchard | Mar 22, 2023 | Blog
I snapped this photo eight years ago when that little boy turned 10. Today he’s 18. On the day he officially comes of age, his paternal grandparents celebrate the 48th anniversary of their first meeting, a Crab Louie dinner. We still have one of the crab claws. It’s all amazing to me.
by Stan Orchard | Mar 17, 2023 | Blog
Today is the first really warm day of the year. And our favorite wild plant is now in bloom, a sure sign spring is nigh.