Category Archives: Gardening

Pests, pests, pests….

Well, I’m kinda discouraged about my garden this year! I have gone totally organic and I am not having much luck with my squash…in fact, I think the squash & the cucumbers are going to be a bust this year! … Continue reading

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Garden Woes…with silver bells and cockle shells

My oh my, I have discovered something that I’ve never had to deal with before! I’ve grown squash and plenty of vegetables and have never experienced the super, plentiful bugs that I experienced this year! Sheesh! Let’s start with the … Continue reading

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…How Does Your Garden Grow?

Every time I have gone outside to work on my garden this week, it has rained! I’m so dead serious – even when there was no sign of rain in the sky, if I go work in my garden, the … Continue reading

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5 Minute Friday …

Here we are on the last day of the work week already! I am about to head home from work feeling very accomplished at work! This weekend I am planning on finishing my garden boxes – that means finishing filling … Continue reading

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Picture Perfect Thursday … Blessings

Well, it wasn’t hard to pick the picture(s) that stood out to me as my best pictures of the week. The first one I chose because it was such a blessing to me that Chip did all this hard labor … Continue reading

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Mary, Mary…quite contrary…

…how does your garden grow? Mine will grow because of lots of hard labor, sweat and sore muscles…thanks to my son, Chip (who moved all this dirt by hand in a wheel barrow), my DIL, Heidi (who brought us ice-cold … Continue reading

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If You Build it…

Breathing heavily under the weight of the wooden planks, she dragged them into place. Her muscles already felt like they were going to explode from the formidable task of unloading the truck’s heavy cargo, but now she had to drag … Continue reading

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