Friday, March 27, 2009

Snow in the spring (春の淡雪 Haru no Awayuki)

Suddenly it began brief snowing this morning.

It was passing snowing.

It was snowing for one hour.

There are little accumulation of snow.
And the snow will disappear like a bubble.

Thursday, March 26, 2009

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

An incident on the west peach branch

There are a few peach branches.

There are not many bud on the branches also.

The reason why last branch lopping was too early.
What a beautiful!!

I will cut back on the lopping this year.

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Our Children's Musical Boxes

These were musical boxes which our children got as a remembrance at their piano recital on 6/Dec. /1992.
Left box is playing Mickey Mouse March, left one is playing it's the small world.

Now our grandson is enjoying the both musics.

For last a week, he and his mother stayed at our house.

Monday, March 23, 2009

New leaves of the Japanese pepper

Japanese pepper
What a beautiful!

The morning sun must be a magician!

Sunday, March 22, 2009

#04 weed in the parking area

This is the violet which was blooming at the same place as last year.

Anyway, it's luky weed.
No car pass on it!!!

Saturday, March 21, 2009

Planting potatoes

Yesterday, I did the planting potatoes at the small backyard.

These are the sprout of potato.

There is not enough sunshine for plantation.
But we had unexpected harvest around here.
So I tried to do that here.

Thursday, March 19, 2009

Hellow Spring!!! (冬眠から目覚めたトカゲ)

This lizard just waked up from the hibernation with the toad four days ago.

Good morning the sunshine!!
Today's harvest
The harvest surrounded completely strawberries.

Before .......................................After

Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Transplanting Strawbrries and Today's Harvest

I have transplanted strawberries to here today's early morning.

This is after one hour view.

This work finished before the breakfast.

This is today's harvest.

Before .................................After

Tuesday, March 17, 2009


A couple of radish are sitting in the sun.

Ha ha ha ha ............!

Monday, March 16, 2009

Hellow Spring!!! (冬眠から目覚めたカエル)

It seems this toad just wake up from hibernation.

I found it yesterday.
Is it the same toad which I found last year? May be not.

Sunday, March 15, 2009

#03 weed and Tosday"s harvest

It's called Nazuna "ナズナ", PenPenGusa"ペンペングサ" in Japanese.

English name may be Shepherd's purse.

And this is today's harvest. the mustard family.
Before harvest
Our daughter's family came to here with our grandson yesterday
by driving a red car which you can see in this picture.
They stayed at our home but her husband has come back to Tokyo alone.

After harvest