Fall is in the Air

I really wanted to title this post “Fall is Breathing Down our Necks.” That’s what it feels like around here. For one thing, the pond will be closing soon. Ginger and Pepper have been cramming in as much swimming as they can, but there are…

Reviving the Pond

This was the year we were going to say goodbye to the pond. The fish did not survive the winter, the leaf litter at the bottom was disheartening, and our latest pump had finally died. CPT America was looking forward to draining the water, filling in…