Author Archives: wakingofthebear

That’s What It’s All About

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As a result of our efforts to restore our acreage to a more natural state, we have been blessed with an abundance of living creatures, and Regina has been able to capture most of these in her photographs. In case … Continue reading

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Some Progress

A little more than a year ago (August 18, 2017) I began this chronicle type of blogging to keep track of the purpose, processes, and progress towards changing our property from a manipulated and manicured piece of land back to … Continue reading

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And The Beat Goes On

Well here I am again with my latest update to the process of changing our environment. It is now the beginning of April, and things are beginning to happen. Green is becoming more prevalent all around, birds and bees are … Continue reading

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BIENVENIDO

The designation we received from the National Wildlife Federation as a Wildlife Habitat can mean many different things.  It can mean you just have a sign posted on your front fence, it can mean you have good thoughts toward wildlife, … Continue reading

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The Next Chapter

It is time once again to update our progress on the conversion of our property.  We still feel very strongly about the need to return our pastures to their original, natural condition.  Come along with us as we detail our … Continue reading

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Pasture Management

As part of our commitment to keeping our environment as healthy as possible, we have, for many years, rotated our fiber animals (plus two donkeys and a miniature horse) between two pastures.  This rotation helps each pasture recuperate for a … Continue reading

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The Rationale For Change

Last week I wrote about the changes we are planning for our little piece of the Earth, but I failed to mention the rationale for such a change.  We understand that we cannot make a huge impact on the whole … Continue reading

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