On Sunday morning we awoke to clear skies and low wind. Then I heard this funny honking. It was resident Canada geese. Meanwhile, older mutts were enjoying a good snout rub in the grass. Bacon!  You know we love that. I also smell pancakes. And then we headed out to cut larger dead fall off.…

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 On Friday after Sandy got away from work, we headed to Bob Lake campground. This could be the nicest campground in the whole world. And we were the only ones here.Not even any bugs! Arly got a fire going right off. Then we had peanuts. We even had a lake side table! What a nice…

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Sunday afternoon was sunny and calm so after house project chores were done, we headed west to Bob Lake to hike and check the Beaver Lodge trail out. The weather was grand! This is the short trail right by the lake.  It was pretty good.   These two had been on shore. No one camping…

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 On Friday, our favorite UPS driver Martin stop by just to see me!  And leave a few packages.  We’d not seen him in a long, long time.   Oh we do miss seeing him.   Best driver ever AND he gives us treats! Then on Saturday, we seen little faces peering in the east window.…

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Weather has fluctuated lots this week but at least we got to see the neighborhood kids! Ya, we seen more snow this week, snow dogs do appreciate that. One day Nate and the kids came by! They live next door, and we love them. Then Miaja came home!   Did you bring something for me? Little…

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Sunday was warm, sunny and calm but overnight the weather took a big swing and turned cold, snowy, and blustery. We thought both days were great! I love our neighbor kids! So I smile at Nancy. Gee, I’m smiling as pretty as I can but all it does is make her nervous. We’re so glad…

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 Saturday was a nice, dry, sunny, calm day, perfect to head out to the Pilgrim Watershed Trail to divert more water…..and also start on some yard work at home. Arly opened this yesterday but we just cleaned up the area a bit more. Great day for a hike! We helped get the water moving off…

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While hiking the Pilgrim Watershed Trail yesterday, we found a plugged culvert. So today me and Arly went back to get it opened up. We found the gate inappropriately locked yet again. Arly had it cleaned out in no time.  Then some hikers came along! Things just went crazy! Ya, I will catch you!  I…

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On Saturday, we loaded the truck and headed south to Lake Ste Kathryn campground to clear some camp sites we never got to last summer.   With the forecast for rain starting on Saturday night and continuing on Sunday, we didn’t camp, but we did celebrate the day with a tasty fire-cooked supper! The big Keweenaw…

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 On Easter weekend, Larry came by for dinner and since it was nice out, we lounged on the porch. Got the porch furniture out! The 2 leggeds thought it wastoo cool for supper out here, but we thought it was perfect. One of the 2 albino squirrels hanging around this spring.  How could we have…

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