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Creativity on the prairie…

Yesterday was a beautifully sunny day with just a touch of fall in the air and I spent the day enjoying the¬†Southwest Wisconsin Prairie Festival. There were talks about prairies, grassland birds, invasive species, badgers, prairie gardening, prairie walks, and … Continue reading

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Laughter from the prairie…

“Earth laughs in flowers” – Ralph Waldo Emerson The prairie has laughed in waves this year. Flowers bloom for a day, a week or several weeks. One species will bloom and then another will bloom when it’s done. There are … Continue reading

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Looks like winter… sounds like spring…

It may not look or feel like spring, but it certainly sounds like spring. There is still snow on the ground and the temperature has been hovering around 30 degrees when Lilly and I walk in the morning. The past … Continue reading

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Peace in the prairie…

Last Friday we had our first hard frost (the killing frost). The vegetable garden is done for the season and the hurricane force winds (category 3) finally died down after their 2-3 day assault. As we were walking we noticed … Continue reading

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