Monthly Archives: June 2015

How not to trap a squirrel

Five years ago I planted 5 goumi bushes to create a visual screen along the driveway. They have delicate white flowers that turn into a small hourglass shape berry which has a tart, slightly strawberry flavor with a very large … Continue reading

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It’s Berry Season

Strawberry picking at Butternut Farms is official on. Before I could snap a picture, the empty quart container above was greedily consumed . Apparently breakfast for two requires a full quart of fresh picked strawberries, who knew?

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How to trap a squirrel

It seems that if you leave a trail of unshelled peanuts leading into a trap, the normally wary gray squirrel with very small brain gets a little too comfortable and quickly ends up being relocated miles away. In the last … Continue reading

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