Monthly Archives: September 2010

A Moving Picture

Traffic was stopped on Highway 290 in Burton when I was on my way to Bastrop last week. When I came around the corner, I saw the hold up–literally. There were guys holding up the electrical lines so this house … Continue reading

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Brooding

No, not me—Mary, one of our hens, has been quite broody this summer. It starts with a vacant look in her eyes and progresses to a determination to stay on that nest whether there are any eggs there or not. … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Vine

The flowerbed in our front yard gets more sun than the ones in the back, and it’s the harsh afternoon sunlight that tends to fry a lot of plants. I think I’ve mentioned before that sweet potato vine can kind-of … Continue reading

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A New Look…

Hello, my friends! Welcome to the new (and eventually improved) Shady Acre blog! I’ve been wanting and needing to switch to more modern web authoring software for quite a while now, and I’ve finally taken the plunge. I was so … Continue reading

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