Tag Archives: Drake’s

The Celebratory Colors of Fall

A quick walk around the nursery yard with the camera today yielded some pretty photos, which I thought could serve as a suitable celebration of some fabulous news. Most of you know that I am part of a team tasked with revamping a … Continue reading

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The juglone challenge

Sometimes, a project takes on an element of gambling. Recently, a couple asked me to help them spruce up their parking strip. It had nice, generous dimensions (12′ x 50′), but also came with a large Black Walnut tree. Being that they … Continue reading

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Wendy’s wall

This past spring I designed a dry-stacked rock wall for a delightful woman named Wendy.    

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The plight of temptation, and the scourge of the Easter Bunny’s abundance …

I don’t smoke, and I usually do a reasonable job of staying sober, but there is no need for me to get all haughty about any particular virtues I might possess. I believe most people are addicted to something, and … Continue reading

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