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Thursday, May 07, 2020      2 comments

Dagnabit! My tomato seeds and bell pepper seeds are coming up & second round of asparagus and I've got frost on the way! So got to get the seeds inside, thank goodness I have them in small containers; and I guess I'll cut some of my asparagus ... Read more
Planting lettuce & spinach seeds today
Friday, May 01, 2020      0 comments

Well there is a break in the rain today! Its cloudy and overcast BUT I think I can get my lettuce and spinach in. I've decided to one row of each and then wait 2 weeks and sew another row of each, and then another 2 weeks do it again; so I can... Read more
Broken foot & still sitting on my BUTT...
Thursday, April 30, 2020      3 comments

When I broke my left foot in February I just quit exercising completely; you know to "rest my foot".... After about a month and a half on the couch, or in my recliner I thought I better get back into some sort of exercise routine-even if it wa... Read more
Tuesday, April 14, 2020      5 comments

DANG! I'm worried for my garden, because its snowing again!!!... Read more
More gardening today
Monday, April 06, 2020      1 comments

Ok the blue berry fence is up! The asparagus box is weeded and cleaned out; now to finish the fence around it and start planting some seeds! The bees are a buzzing too... ... Read more
In the garden today!
Friday, April 03, 2020      5 comments

YEAH! Its a beautiful day and I'm in the house garden, where my asparagus is. The deer have been doing a number on on my blueberries, so I have to get a stronger fence up. Next I need to work on the house garden and secure it from the dog. We ... Read more
COVID-19 Discomfort/Grief ...
Saturday, March 28, 2020      4 comments

SLBROOKS3 recommended article about grief associated w/COVID-19 pandemic, it was very thoughtful so wanted to share the link w/my Spark People too: https://hbr.org/2020/03/that
is-grief?fbclid=IwAR1x5nZ9... Read more
HISTORY OF FOOD TEST: Y2K pinto beans & can roast beef Best By 2014
Thursday, March 26, 2020      2 comments

Dear SP peeps, I decided to clean out, reorganize & evaluate items in my two pantries; check the condition and dates on the cans and label cans with the 'best by dates' with black sharpie pen so I could see dates better on shelves, etc. I did fi... Read more
Mourning death of beehive :-(
Wednesday, March 11, 2020      7 comments

With the warmer temps we finally went out and checked our lonely surviving beehive that went into winter; and they did not make it. ... Read more
Mourning death of beehive :-(
Wednesday, March 11, 2020      1 comments

With the warmer temps we finally went out and checked our lonely surviving beehive that went into winter; and they did not make it. ... Read more
Cousin's death & diabetic complications
Sunday, March 08, 2020      7 comments

Well folks, I got some bad news this Saturday, My cousin Shirley died. She was 68 years old, a diabetic that had to do dialysis because of her failing kidneys :-( She had been trying to get over the flu, but it became pneumonia and just overwh... Read more
Hot dogs, baked beans & Dr. Pepper for dinner...
Thursday, March 05, 2020      5 comments

With my broken foot I have not been "exercising" much- mostly hopping around the house w/help of walker or cane; or big "exercise" of plopping down in the recliner and "moving the foot rest up and down frequently". But good weather & a p... Read more
Maple sugar shack field trip
Tuesday, March 03, 2020      4 comments

One of our friend's farm has a nice spring & creek and is forested with quite a lot of sugar maples. So last year they tapped their maples, boiled sap down in their kitchen and had home made maple syrup last year. They loved it. So they built a ... Read more
Kitty poo clean up exercise?
Friday, February 28, 2020      6 comments

Bootsie, my long hair "tuxedo" kitty has been sick with loose stools and made a big mess in and ON the "litter robot" we use. Yep, kitty poo all over the litter-bot step sensor and surrounding territory. Bootsie was obviously trying to step insi... Read more
got all 3 trivia questions correct YEAH!
Wednesday, February 26, 2020      3 comments

Well I'm feeling less dumb this morning, because I got all three trivia question correct! emoticon... Read more

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