Photography · travel

Corkscrew Swamp

Corkscrew Swamp isn’t a swamp for all the cork from my wine drinking. Mr. Cottage and I along with Father Cottage took a vacation back in the fall of 2016, we journeyed to South West Florida.  During our time there, we went on a day trip, just east of Naples, to The Audubon’s Corkscrew Swamp.  A… Continue reading Corkscrew Swamp

Peacocks · Photography · Red Dirt Farmstand

of flower feather and faery

These spring days are glorious, although a bit of a roller coaster with up and down temps.  Oh and the wind.  Gosh does it really need to blow this hard? So, how was your weekend? I did something this weekend, that I haven’t done in a few years.  Boy did it feel good. Now before… Continue reading of flower feather and faery

chickens · Photography · Uncategorized

scrambled eggs and flowers

Recent rains have sprouted mushrooms everywhere. My dream of having peafowl came true a few weeks ago.  They are pretty adorable. Scrambled eggs and flowers from the girls, because they think they have to help me with my chores. I wouldn’t have it any other way. xo Kim

Country living · Photography · weekend updates

flying nuts and black bears

We had just come in from working out in the yard.  I started making dinner, mixed myself an evening cocktail grabbed a handful of nuts and sat down to relax for a minute.  I looked out the window and saw the shepherds hook go crashing to the ground. I jumped up screamed BEAR! I can’t… Continue reading flying nuts and black bears

chickens · Country living · Photography · Uncategorized

Hello y’all

Oh my is it really June, already.  Where has the time gone?  Come sit a spell and catch up a little, won’t you. Last time we visited I was heading to surgery for my shoulder, and Mr. Cottage for Lithotripsy.  He has since had a second lithotripsy and is still unable to pass that massive boulder.… Continue reading Hello y’all