Category Archives: Gardening

Saturday August 17, 2019

I am reading Death Takes Passage by Sue Henry. 74 degrees, sunny, and warm when Colin and I headed outside to work in the yard. I weeded the flower beds and removed grass from the garden that appeared after last … Continue reading

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Saturday August 10, 2019

A beautiful morning with temperatures in the mid 70’s, lots of sunshine, and a slight breeze. Although the temperatures was mild it was hot and humid working in the garden. I dug up the last of the potatoes then hoed … Continue reading

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Wednesday August 7, 2019

64 degrees and cloudy this morning when I left for the gym. I’m home today doing various chores. I mentioned Sunday we picked all the apples we could reach. This morning I went to check on what was rotten or … Continue reading

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Friday August 2, 2019

68 degrees and cloudy when I left for the gym this morning. After my work out I stopped by the bank and library then drove over to Galax, VA to Wal-Mart to pick up a few odds and ends. James … Continue reading

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Sunday July 21, 2019

I am reading A Cotswold Killing by Rebecca Tope. 78 degrees, sunny, and humid. I switched up chores this morning deciding to weed the garden and the beds along the driveway first while it was still relatively cool. It was … Continue reading

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Saturday July 13, 2019

72 degrees and sunny with a breeze. I harvested two zucchini and a yellow squash from the garden. One of pea vines on the deck was finished. I pulled it up and planted more peas to see if I can … Continue reading

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Wednesday July 10, 2019

69 degrees, sunny, and calm this morning. I made a trip to Winston this morning to get a haircut and run a couple of errands. I had to be back up here for a meeting at the gym early this … Continue reading

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Sunday July 7, 2019

72 degrees, sunny, and calm this morning. After I finished the weekly house cleaning chores we went outside to do some maintenance work on the flowers and garden. No rain yesterday but a lot of black clouds and thunder all … Continue reading

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Sunday June 30, 2019

74 degrees, mostly sunny, and breezy. I finished the weekly house cleaning chores before Colin and I started our outdoor chores. With temperatures in the upper 70’s and 10 to 15 mph winds it’s a nice day to be outside. … Continue reading

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Monday June 24, 2019

72 degrees, sunny, and calm. I had a 9 am doctor’s appointment for my yearly checkup. After I finished up there I stopped by the bookstore to haul a load of books to Cares. One of my Impatient plants is … Continue reading

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