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audio 01:02 The Majestic Whites

The Majestic Whites

The first time I saw them was over fifty years ago as we crested Wakefield Hill on the way for a teaching job interview. They took my breath away. I still get the same feeling as I approach the Lupine Field from the orchard and I know we are home again.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 11/03/2020 05:00 AM

audio 00:59 Setting the Table

Setting the Table

The trees carefully arranged their leaves on the stone table providing a delicious feast for the North Wind, and it didn’t take long to gobble them up spreading what was left on the ground. All of Nature is celebrating this beautiful time of year. So am I

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 11/02/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:32 Heart of the Mountain

Heart of the Mountain

I looked at a photo I had just taken of Mount Chocorua covered with a fresh coat of snow in the late afternoon. There in the shadows I saw a heart shape as well as the outline of a canine. I realized I was looking into the soul of the mountain.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 11/01/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:22 Beauty in the Storm

Beauty in the Storm

The first snow storm of the season created a magical landscape as I wandered through the orchard and over to the Lupine Field. Holding the peaceful feeling in my mind with gratitude gives me the opportunity to have the experience again.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/31/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:34 And So It Begins Again

And So It Begins Again

And so winter begins showing its snowy face, coating the evergreens with a fresh coat of white, contrasted by the rusty oak leaves. The scene was peaceful, as the sounds of the world were silenced in the softness of the moment. The brief interlude was wel

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/30/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:27 Unique Rock

Unique Rock

There are many unique rocks on the property. Some are shaped like hearts or have faces, and one is the outline of the state of New Hampshire. Many have quartz in them and many have crystals. Also, there are a lot of unique people on earth.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/29/2020 05:00 AM

audio 02:21 Honoring the Settlers

Honoring the Settlers

We have wanted to restore the old graveyard on the land for a long time. Every year or so we cut the new growth and now are beginning to consider how to restore this long neglected place where the Daniel Jackson family is buried. We honor their lives.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/28/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:45 Fall Accents

Fall Accents

I love to see the decorations that people place outside their homes this time of year. Pumpkins, hay bales, corn stocks, Halloween inflatables, and fall wreaths create beautiful accents to the season. Nature is also doing its part.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/27/2020 05:00 AM