Category Archives: gardening

We Have a Gardener…

  And I am not it. Kathy is our Chief Gardener Officer and has done a fabulous job with our garden this year. I have helped some with the heavy lift work such as fence building, compost spreading and dirt … Continue reading

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It’s Coming Together…

Our house is finally looking like people live there. We have been spending our days off getting things in place, rooms put together and art work up. We have only one room, the guest room, left to do and some art … Continue reading

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Through our eyes…

I am posting some pictures from Burlington and the surrounding area to give you a glimpse of the area… Every Saturday during the summer season the City has a Farmers Market at City Hall Park. This market is more about … Continue reading

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A Gardening She Can Go…

Kathy loves to garden and we were worried that being gone for the whole summer would cause gardening withdrawal to set in. To forestall this we started a few plants in containers, but that is not quite the same as … Continue reading

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It is not the Blog Cabin…

but it is home for the summer. We are living in 230 square feet of space, a luxury condo in some cities, and are adjusting to the two of us plus our toddler, actually Buddy the dog, sharing this small … Continue reading

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Dogs (Toddlers), weather and stuff…

This was started on Sunday and not posted until today…which means yesterday was actually Saturday… Yesterday it was 70 degrees and we could see all of our yard except for one patch of snow that is about six feet by … Continue reading

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A plague of plunderers…

They are gathering as they wait for us to go to bed.   As they wait for dark they sent a scout to check out our yard and report back…   The scout left after I arrived on the scene and I’m … Continue reading

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Path of destruction…A night of pillaging…

We awoke this morning to discover that we had night-time visitors and not the nice kind like Santa Claus, but more like the Grinch Who Stole Christmas. Our visitors were male deer and they were not the cute and cuddly kind like Bambi. … Continue reading

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Let the gorging commence…

Early in the gardening season we had asparagus to eat and now  more vegetables are coming our way.    Maybe we will not be gorging, but it makes us hopeful for the future. The cutting board was made by N and … Continue reading

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Gardening, Rocks and lots of Work & Some Fun…

Five years ago we started a small, 3 x 5 foot garden in order to stick a few rhubarb plants in the ground. We also attempted to grow tomatoes on our patio in pots. The rhubarb did well and the … Continue reading

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