Last Look: Prickly pear

I’ve been growing the prickly pear alongside my home in Jackson Township for decades. Although prickly pears are edible, I enjoy the colorful flowers and stick to harvesting Seckel pears that are an arm’s reach away from them.

Last Look: Summer haze

In honor of this being the arts issue, we chose to feature a Repository page designer, Murphy Redmond. This piece gives us hope that soon enough summer will be in full bloom and harsh winter days will be a distant memory.

Last Look: Frozen

Our rescued cat Sam loves the outdoors, and in good weather, she spends time with us around the patio. While indoors she keeps an eye on the outside, running from one end of the house to the other, following squirrels, rabbits and chipmunks.