cold, frosty mornings….

….morphing into lovely fall days. The temps have been swinging from the low 20’s (17 one night last week!) into the 60’s during the day. The garden clean up iiiiissssss. Sssssooooo. Ssssssllllloooooowwww. But I am on both feet solidly instead of 4 wobbly feet (crutches) like this time last year. And I am thankful. Most ofContinue reading “cold, frosty mornings….”

Just a short post today….more frost is in the future

It was very chilly on my front porch again this morning. 35 degrees, I think. And more cold weather is forecast tonight. The flowers that didn’t bite it after the first frost last week just shrugged off the temperatures. It’s a good thing too because I need to fill more flower orders before weeks end.Continue reading “Just a short post today….more frost is in the future”

It’s been an interesting couple of weeks. SOMEBODY in the family decided to cultivate an infected uterus. And had to have surgery. Unexpectedly. The vet said intact, female dogs over 5 sometimes have issues with infected uterus (uterus’? uterus’s? uteri?). It’s considered an emergency and they have to be removed before they rupture. (the uterus~Continue reading

Busy, busy….

…busy. I think I’ll rename spring “busy- ness without end, amen”. Nice ring, huh? We have been ramping up the outside work with the warm weather. Two of the kids I have home right now have been trying to fit in yard/ farm work in between baseball practice and college finals.  I have been spendingContinue reading “Busy, busy….”