Martha’s Photo Albums

Big Snow in Maine

Posted on February 19, 2015

Despite the fact that it is very, very beautiful, snow-covered Mount Desert Island has been beleaguered this winter with an inordinate amount of snow. This makes transportation difficult, [&hellip…

Canary Eggs Ready to Hatch!

Posted on February 18, 2015

I started raising canaries quite a few years ago, after I discovered how much joy and beautiful singing they offer to a home. It is not very easy [&hellip…

Valentine's Cookies

Posted on February 17, 2015

Every year, I try to make something homemade and meaningful to give to my male friends and colleagues for St. Valentine’s Day. This year was a little difficult—I [&hellip…

Birds of Prey - A Guest Blog From Raymond Haddad

Posted on February 4, 2015

As more and more falcons are spotted nesting in city buildings, interest in birds of prey, or raptors, has grown. Their numbers are surging and their interactions with [&hellip…

Woodland Maintenance

Posted on February 3, 2015

The cold, snowy, icy days do not have to be spent indoors. In fact, a lot of good outdoor work can be accomplished if you are well dressed [&hellip…

Winter Sun on the Farm

Posted on January 29, 2015

Oh what a difference a day makes!  With sun, the farm and everything on it glistens. The blue sky is reflected in the snow, and the fencing and [&hellip…

The Blizzard of 2015

Posted on January 28, 2015

Despite news predictions that this was going to be the record-breaking blizzard of all time, with 30 inches of snow, and 60 mph winds, the blizzard was actually [&hellip…

Winter Wonderland

Posted on January 27, 2015

We had our first big snowstorm this weekend—and that was before the blizzard arrived last night!  I went out early before footsteps and car tracks started to appear [&hellip…