6 12, 2018

Oh, Tannenbaum

2018-12-06T22:33:40+00:00December 6th, 2018|

                With the Holiday season around the corner, we felt it might be helpful to readers who have not given into the artificial tree craze if we provide some information about the varieties [...]

19 09, 2016


2016-09-19T10:53:34+00:00September 19th, 2016|

  The Stump Farm was recently asked to supply all of the flowers and greens for the wedding of a friends son. The bride to be, and her mother from Bogota Columbia, came to the Stump Farm the Friday before [...]

19 09, 2016

Worm Bin

2018-09-30T00:46:49+00:00September 19th, 2016|

The last White Raven Financial business trip to NZ that Diane and I took, we stayed at a resort in the Bay of Islands area. What was so memorable of this trip was that the resort rationed the toilet paper and the [...]

18 02, 2015

Baby Trees/Tries

2018-09-30T00:47:07+00:00February 18th, 2015|

When Kris was pregnant with her first child, I asked what his/her name was going to be. I needed this information in order to send a gift with the appropriate name. I was told to send the gift to Baby [...]

11 04, 2014

Honey Do! The List Not the Melon.

2018-09-30T00:47:25+00:00April 11th, 2014|

 I definitely made the list shorter since last year. White Raven Financial now has lights along the driveway so Diane's clients have an easier time at night navigating to her office. I can't take credit for the whole job. Diane, [...]

23 05, 2013

Mike and the bean stock

2013-05-23T17:31:46+00:00May 23rd, 2013|

I got tired of trying to make the Vine Maple poles of my tepee style bean poles not fall over in the wind, before the beans grew tall enough to hold them down. So this year I decided to fix that problem. A [...]

5 12, 2012

Annual Wreath Making

2012-12-05T13:38:11+00:00December 5th, 2012|

December the 2nd was the day of third annual wreath making event for the clients and friends of White Raven Financial Services. It wasn't a sunny day, but the rain held off. The temperature didn' get much above fifty degree's, and with a [...]

8 08, 2012

Eureka !!

2012-08-08T13:53:36+00:00August 8th, 2012|

I finally got a tomato graft to work. One out of fifteen doesn't seem like a very good average, but one is better than none. I tried ten using the silicon grafting clips, but none of those took. I finally [...]

10 05, 2012

Spring has finally sprung

2012-05-10T12:19:20+00:00May 10th, 2012|

It feels and looks like Spring is finally here. The plants are blooming, the trees are leafing out and the weeds are growing. I read an article in one of the local papers about using fresh weed greens in your salads. [...]