Terri’s February Backyard

All photos are courtesy of my friend Terri who lives just outside Nashville, Tennessee.

If you’ve seen other photos from Terri’s backyard, you may remember her bird feeders and her sightings of deer. Today are a collection of animal visits she captured in the month of February. I always look forward to her photos. Let’s start off with a hungry raccoon who dropped by the bird feeder. He worked very hard to achieve his goal.

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How to Extend Your Backyard Use Into The Fall

During the Covid-19 pandemic and the various lockdowns, our homes have taken on a whole new meaning. We have turned our storage rooms into home offices, living rooms into yoga studios, and bedrooms into home theaters. In all this, there is an area of the house that has stood out for importance and convenience: the garden. 

As temperatures drop in the fall, our outdoor activities start to dwindle.  There are still beautiful days and evenings to draw us outside before the winter hits.  Let’s look at easy tips to extend our garden time into the fall.  

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