28 pints of salsa later (plus 3 pints of tomato sauce)… I’m done. Except for all those tomatoes on the vine under the big blue tarp… ugh.  I’m almost to the point of letting the frost take them… but I … Continue reading

Enter Freeze Warnings

Blessed by rain… And now enter the cold front and freeze warnings!  There is snow on the mountain. My tomatoes are covered, the ripe ones harvested… My windows are steamed from the heat of my salsa making endeavours. My Black … Continue reading

Rain Days

Finally. Rain. Lots of it.  An inch and a half as of this writing… which is great moisture for a dry steppe country like Wyoming. Rain days are vacation days for ranchers… go to town on a rainy day, and … Continue reading

Solar Eclipse Time Lapse

Yes, once again, #tbt is cancelled.  I need to find more old photos! This is my time lapse video. It covers the entire eclipse, although I slowed it way down in the middle so you could actually SEE the eclipse.  … Continue reading

The Video: In Which I See Shadow Snakes

(Sorry… I’m watching the Horatio Hornblower series again… and my phrases are becoming very 18th Century…) So this is the video from my handheld camera which becomes painfully obvious quite quickly.  Totality has just struck, in my enthusiasm I’ve punched … Continue reading