Planting Trees: Fruit For the Next Generation

 

A child’s life is impressionable. My father shared stories about his early years before he passed away.  When he talked about the Great Depression I imagined his life as a young boy; working hard on the family farm along side his older brothers and sisters who shouldered the heaviest part of the work.  He tempered his description with references of, “we had no want because we lived on a farm”.  Hardships were about life and death […]

Kumquat Trees “Leaf” a Sweet Legacy

I planted trees that have become my legacy.  When I am no longer living, many of the trees will continue to live and bear fruits and nuts.  Perhaps you would consider “leafing” a planted Legacy.  Trees are a home to birds and provide shade for animals.  Our family trees […]