Beetle dust

10 Aug 2 Comments Tamara Our Land

  The big news around Reverie is that our trees our dying at an alarming rate.  The Western Pine beetle that has already killed more than 66 million trees in California has finally invaded us too.  I thought we would be spared, at least somewhat, since up until about six

Tweety

14 Jun 2 Comments Ramon Life, Our Land, Seasons

    With everything that is going on in the world at this moment it seems hard to find some peace and joy and see that we still live on a planet filled with magical beauty. So, after closing my Facebook and the NewYork times on my computer I decided

Storm

8 Mar 1 Comment Ramon Our Land, Seasons

    The past few days we have had some wild storms come through and the first night the wind was so strong that we were worried that one or many of our big trees would fall victim to it. Saturday evening the power in our area went out and

A loud boom

23 Dec No Comments Ramon Our Land

I had intended to write more about the renovation of the guest house but last Sunday we had another interesting experience. We were having a leisurely day and were just having breakfast as we heard a loud boom. This boom felt like it was right above us and so I

New life

3 Jun 1 Comment Ramon Our Land, Seasons

Most days I go on a walk around the property to check on things like the irrigation system, ponds and our drinking water storage, and so yesterday morning I went around with my camera in hand since I also wanted to take some photos for our blog and newsletter.  While

Top 10

20 May 2 Comments Ramon Our Land, Seasons

There are many things I love about Reverie like the peace and quiet, the wild life, the springs and ponds, all the beautiful trees, the food we grow and of course the stunning views. But there is one thing that has the ability to be the highlight of any day,