too often we focus on the things that drive us crazy about this place.
the grass we can't keep mowed.
the expense of keeping the house warm.
the ants. MY GOD THE ANTS.
when in reality, for me, this place is heaven.
nothing compares to the view from my front window - the fresh crops, the trees, the ever present deer eating my rose bushes (i call them nature's pruners.)
and? we get to do this every day - at least, every day that it isn't HAILING IN MAY: