Archive for October 5th, 2007

Fern walk

Friday, October 5th, 2007

On Sunday (must have been Sept. 23) we went for a walk sponsored by the Newton Conservators near the Charles with an expert on ferns. He showed us, and explained how to identify, twelve species of ferns which are reasonably common in the area. There are almost another dozen species found in Newton, but this […]

Lots of Apples

Friday, October 5th, 2007

We spent a quiet day at home Sunday finishing the jigsaw puzzle we had started the evening before — — it’s one of those old Springbok puzzles with pieces so thick and precisely cut that you can pick the whole thing up when it’s finished — — picking apples, because the ones that are ripe […]