Welcome to my blog. Here I have tried to capture the adventures of our little family and the trials and tribulations of our never ending garden project(s). Take a look around and leave a comment if you wish. Thanks for stopping by. Jer.


Maple Blossom

Listening to: "Young Folks" - Peter Bjorn and John


Serviceberry bud

Listening to: "Love's Not a Competition (But I'm Winning)" - Kaiser Chiefs



Listening to: "Gone Daddy Gone" - Violent Femmes


Hey, it's Tito!

We took the kids to Pinafore Park today. Along the fenceline of the park there was this deer that I guess is pretty much house trained - named Tito by the locals - and it would come right up and lick all the kids hands...mmmm, deer spit. Anyways, it was a beautiful day.

Listening to: "Is It Any Wonder?" - Keane


Birdie Booty Call?

Listening to: "Razzmatazz" - Pulp

All we need is 98 more red balloons...

and we've got a bonafide one hit wonder on our hands...Oh, and I saw a dude wash his entire car with a squeegee (sp?) at the gas station today and I thought, man that is going to come up real sweet...

Listening to: "Frankly, Mr. Shankly" - The Smiths


Liv wearing Nina's summer hat - too cute.

Listening to: "Long Road" - Pearl Jam

Hey Dumb Dumb....

If you don't get it, watch Night at the Museum - cute movie - Ben loves this guy. We went to the Spring Home and Garden show this aft and the only pics I got were of the kids...go figure.

Listening to: "I Got Id" - Pearl Jam


That kind of day...

It is a beautiful spring day...finally...it is supposed to be up to 20ยบ by the weekend...sweet justice!
I've got the bug to get out in the yard again; here is a pic of our Rudbeckia Goldsturm from last year...for some reason the first one bloomed as a double, cool eh?...can't wait, I've been stalking the nurseries already.

Listening to: "Bubble Toes" - Jack Johnson

Home Makers

Papa builds the nest while Mom stays on watch...hopefully the young ones fare better than last year; one of the babies fell out and Nina had to carefully scoop it back into the nest, thankfully they accepted him back.

Listening to: "Waiting for the Night (remix)" - Depeche Mode


Rust never sleeps

Listening to: "There's A World" - Neil Young


Sunday best

Listening to: "Somebody" - Depeche Mode


Sedum new growth

Listening to: "New York, I Love You But You're Bringing Me Down" - LCD Soundsystem


Ben in 3D

Listening to: "On Call" - The Kings of Leon


Photoshop Finch(es)

Listening to: "Chelsea Dagger" - The Fratellis