Category Archives: Gardening

Saturday October 13, 2018

It was 47 degrees this morning when I took Colin with a heavy, overcast sky, and 10 to 15 mph winds. I put a meal in the slow cooker, read the paper, and did a few odds and ends until … Continue reading

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Monday October 1, 2018

Gym this morning. Today is a beautiful day in the mountains. Mostly clear skies, warm, and not much of a breeze. I sat outside on the porch for awhile this morning until time to fix my lunch. I have a … Continue reading

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Sunday September 30, 2018

Mostly cloudy and cool this morning. While waiting on Al and Frances to get here I cleaned the bathrooms before getting started on outdoor chores. I trimmed back the Rose of Sharon, dug more weeds from the natural areas, and … Continue reading

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Saturday September 22, 2018

Signs of fall are abundant here in the mountains. Some of the trees are turning while others, like the ones in my yard, are already dropping their leaves. We grow and ship a lot of pumpkins from this county. Driving … Continue reading

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Wednesday September 5, 2018

Gym this morning then back home to give Colin some playtime, take a shower, and head back to the gym to work the middle of the day shift. It was mostly cloudy today at times looking like it might pour … Continue reading

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Tuesday August 28, 2018

Gym and grocery store this morning. Although it was warm and humid today with partly cloudy skies summer is starting to wind down. I took down four of the five hanging pots from the porch and tossed the plants. The … Continue reading

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Saturday August 25, 2018

I am reading Flash by Donna Ball. Chore day today. I started a load of clothes washing while I changed the linens on the bed and read the paper. Once I had the clothes in the dryer Colin and I … Continue reading

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Tuesday August 21, 2018

Gym, library, bank, and grocery store this morning. Cloudy and humid today with a chance of heavy rain/storms this afternoon. I checked the garden and found a couple of zucchini and  some tomatoes ready to pick. We’ve had short rain … Continue reading

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Tuesday August 14, 2018

Our plumber from Shaw Brothers came by this morning to chance the water filter for well. After he left I picked a few tomatoes and pulled up the green bean bushes and cucumber vines. I pulled a few of the … Continue reading

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Sunday August 5, 2018

House cleaning chores this morning including changing the three filters in the house for the furnace and cleaning the downstairs bathroom. Once I finished up in here Colin and I went outside. After a ball playing session I started weeding … Continue reading

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