Gardening

Magical Earth: Taking stalk … and other end-of-season exploits

The sun shines brightly as I survey this year's vegetable garden. There's still corn to be harvested, some green tomatoes that must be brought...

Magical earth: Nature still providing late-season bounty

The leaves on our old maples are beginning to turn their bright shades of red and gold, the lawn is no longer growing enough...

Magical Earth: Hail the rewards of August

As August draws to a close, much of the harvest is done. Chances are the green and yellow beans have been harvested and canned...

Magical Earth: Time for the wild berries and fruits to show...

As we continue in deep summer, not only is my vegetable garden doing quite well, but I have discovered a great number of wild...

Magical earth: It’s not too late to get growing

While many people try to get their vegetable garden planted by Memorial Day, if any of you haven't had a chance yet, it's still...

Magical earth — Stand back: Spring has sprung!

Birch catkins, crocuses, budding lilacs and myriad other spring showings are all around our house right now. It's definitely spring. And if the plant world...

Mystery Photo for November 12, 2017

Mystery photo for November 12, 2017If you can identify where this photo was taken, contact us at bmail@sunjournal.com or call 207-689-2896 and leave a voice mail with your answer, your name, town and phone number. Correct entries will be eligible for a drawing for...