Trees are awesome!
First there’s the whole carbon dioxide in/oxygen out deal: brilliant! Then there’s the fruit, shade, wind-break, shelter, building, fuel aspect of them; they’re the perfect example of making yourself indispensable (although dollars sometimes cloud this concept).
Pocohontas had Grandmother Willow, Tolkien – the Ents, The Farmer took Enid Blyton’s Wishing Tree to a whole new level
and here on the Homestead we have an obstinate stand of macrocarpa. Shabby chic person…ahem…treesonified, they provide the perfect backdrop for all Homestead happenings. Coupled with ye old faithful barometer, they also play a very valid part in Homestead weather prediction.
So Sage Words from the woods were well overdue
They were extra-welcome served up, as they were, with Chocolate Silk Pie.
6 thoughts on “Sage Words – Wise Wood”
Liked the pun and the quote, I love trees.
Thank youfor being kind about my pun. It was received with pained groans here 🙂
Pie and trees – the perfect post!
And what I like best about trees is that they are made out of thin air.
I love trees too!