Category Archives: Gardening

Monday September 18, 2017

Gym this morning. I stopped at the garden store to pick up a couple of mums for the front. They had some very nice looking flats of winter pansies. I picked up one to get me started. I need to … Continue reading

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Saturday September 9, 2017

The project for today. I am digging up the grass along the natural areas by the driveway. The crab grass and clover are growing over into the mulch. Most of the plants in the hanging pots are looking pretty shabby. … Continue reading

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Saturday August 26, 2017

A great morning for working outside. The skies are cloudy with a little drizzle and a temperature of 60 degrees. It took only an hour to rid the garden of the grass and weeds with the hoe. I pulled up … Continue reading

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Saturday August 19, 2017

The weather, as predicted, was great this morning. High 70’s, sunny, and a good breeze. I picked the last of the beans and pulled up the bushes. I took down the trellis posts and twine. There were still a couple … Continue reading

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Thursday August 10, 2017

I am reading Seeds of Deception by Sheila Connolly. We have a lot of kit stuff to work on today. This morning I put pork chops and potatoes from the garden in the slow cooker along with a can of … Continue reading

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Saturday August 5, 2017

Frances and Al arrived around 1pm yesterday. They unloaded their stuff while waiting on me to get home from the historical museum around 1:50. Al brought up his little tiller and started tilling up the grass along the front side … Continue reading

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Sunday July 30, 2017

House cleaning chores this morning. We are gradually getting the upstairs back in order, again. Things are always a little cluttered when we are working on kit inventory. Speaking of which, we have kits to put together this afternoon. I … Continue reading

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Tuesday July 25, 2017

I worked in the garden this morning harvesting more carrots, potatoes, squash, and green beans. Last night I made my first squash casserole which I think turned out pretty good. Frances and Al will get most of what I gathered … Continue reading

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Sunday July 23, 2017

I cleaned the upstairs bathrooms and ran the vacuum to get up the dog hair. I went out to check on the garden. Bob weighed out what I harvested; a little over 4 lbs of potatoes and about 3 lbs … Continue reading

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Tuesday July 11, 2017

The flooring guy just showed up to get started on putting down the LVT, Luxury Vinyl Tile in the basement. He will come back later to do the tiling in the upstairs bathroom. I’ve been outside doing gardening chores all … Continue reading

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