Keeping in Touch With New England

I have to keep reminding myself that in many areas of the country summer is almost over. September brings fall colors to my old home town and the New England area, but I am not there. I find myself missing all the things I knew I would miss. I miss the fresh air, cool breezes,…

Apple Picking in New Hampshire 2015

It’s that time again, when I head out to the local apple orchard and pick some delicious Macs. Macintosh are my favorite apple, and when they are fresh picked right off the tree they are hard, crisp and juicy. Norway Hill Orchard is the closest to where I live, so I always go there. This…

Fall Harvest at New Hampshire Farm Stand

One day recently I took a drive over to Antrim (NH) to get some photos around Gregg Lake. On the way home I had to stop at my favorite farm stand and see what they had to offer. I had my camera, so I decided to take some pictures while I shopped. Tenney Farm is…

Getting Ready for the Winter Season

I can barely bring myself to say “winter” these days.  I guess we are all a bit like that – unless you were unscathed by last year’s horrible weather.  The chore of changing over to the cold season never ceases to amaze me.  Apparently my mind shut down after dealing with last February’s difficulties because…

Wrapping it Up in Fall

Spring began with hope.  I had high hopes of getting a lot accomplished while the good weather was around.  Then I realized that other people, who would have to help me get those things accomplished, were not as interested.  The first disappointment was buying the new refrigerator. My son came to visit for three weeks…