Other than raking, gathering and piling the leaves - and no sooner that's done
more fall - there's not much gardening going on around here!
Very different weather this morning.
Rain, steady but light, temperature a few degrees above freezing
(could have been snow if colder), enough to dampen down the dust and
put a sheen on the gazebo now sporting the annual Christmas tree
to brighten up the dark nights.
While working out there yesterday, our family of Eastern bluebirds returned
to enjoy the birdbaths and suet feeders. I managed a few quick photos of this
handsome male, so colorful at this time of year. . . . . . and they brought me
Christmas preparations are in full swing here, although mine are much
more simple than those of many younger bloggers I've noticed.
Did I used to have that much energy?
Do I wish I still could do all that?
Yes of course.