Category Archives: Vegetation

SMOKE FROM A NOT SO DISTANT FIRE

The first hint of anything amiss was a tiny blurb on fb: Anybody know of a fire at Mescalero.  At the speed of light, I threw open the NMFireInfo site.  Nothing there.  I stepped outside and scanned the sky.  Yes, … Continue reading

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OUR LOW ALTITUDE QUICK VISIT PLACE

I’ve been heading to the mountains to enjoy Mother Nature, but Margo reminded me we are maybe four miles from a wonderful nature retreat — if it’s not hot, not the weekend, and not a holiday. We headed north out … Continue reading

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SOUTH OF BLOOMFIELD ON HIGHWAY 550

My camera cannot do justice to the big crayola box of colors found in these mountains.  

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MOVED A YOUNG TREE TO MAKE TURNING EASIER

While Margo has been able to turn the truck and travel trailer around in the back yard, it required rubbing along a flowering pear tree planted the year before.  We agonized for a bit then dug the tree up and … Continue reading

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