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Garden: picked buckets of peaches & apples

Tuesday, September 01, 2015      1 comments

Due to the deer wars on my peach & apple trees I decided I better start picking em and bringing them in and let them ripen. So, yesterday I picked about two 2-gal buckets of peaches (but had to stop BECAUSE hubby decided to start a burn pile tha... Read more

I hate getting on the scales...

Tuesday, September 01, 2015      0 comments

Ok sparkers, one of my teams has game/challenge that asks/requires us to post our weight daily... All the time I've been sparking I've just never participated; basically because I hate getting on the scale. So this month I've decided to partici... Read more

Garden rpt: coons ate my peppers last night, deer still consuming peaches & apples

Sunday, August 30, 2015      5 comments

We've about finished painting/staining the solar shed today, so took a break to check on my raised bed surviving vegies: onions, tomatoes & maxi bell peppers AND my 3 maxi bells that were maturing have been eaten; & by the paw prints it looks li... Read more

My home grown vegies in our salad tonight!!!

Friday, August 28, 2015      4 comments

Guys I am sooooooooooooooooo excited!!! The dinner salad we ate tonight actually included my own home grown tomatoes & one bell pepper - that has somehow survived the deer attack. The tomatoes were kind of puny, but the bell pepper was actuall... Read more

BTW- Deer eating my apples too #!*!

Wednesday, August 26, 2015      1 comments

By the way, I took a break from working on the shed to run an errand in town, when I got back I walked over to our old apple tree to pick some apples & see how ripe they were, and discovered that all the low hanging fruit is gone!!! AND there w... Read more

Been enjoying the sunshine & getting things done :-)

Wednesday, August 26, 2015      1 comments

Since past rains we've had its been great to have more sunny weather to dry things out a bit so we can continue with filling up the open trench from the new solar array to the new 'solar' shed (w/all the batteries & stuff) and to finally be able... Read more

Weak character & unhealthy choices...

Monday, August 24, 2015      9 comments

Well guys, I was doing pretty good Sunday morning; then hubby broke out the mini powdered donuts... I'm a sucker for donuts and coffee; and I've been doing pretty good this past week, so I had 5 mini donuts w/my morning coffee. Unfortunately ab... Read more

Deer ate my vegies now its my peaches?!#

Friday, August 21, 2015      4 comments

Last few weeks in early morning or evening I have had to run deer off from munching leaves off the peach trees near the red shed (we keep a BB-gun by the door to scare deer off). The rains have stopped & sun finally came out, so this am I went ... Read more

chronic pain management & road to heroin addiction...

Tuesday, August 18, 2015      3 comments

Hi all, hubby & I are back from family funeral but are still bummed about the loss of such a sweet young man (34 years old). His problems began with a bad car wreck & back injury with significant back pain while still covered by parents insur... Read more

Prayers needed, lost cousin to drug overdose

Thursday, August 13, 2015      10 comments

Received conformation this pm, that young cousin (34 years old) lost his battle with drug addiction to accidental drug overdose. All of our family is just sick about his death, he had been doing so well this year. I hate drugs ... and the havo... Read more

Moving big rocks & thinning my peaches

Thursday, August 13, 2015      2 comments

Dirt was too muddy from rain to go back to shoveling dirt back into trench; so spent yesterday moving some of the big rocks we've been setting aside to bottom edge of fence line between new 'solar shed' and old chicken coop/shed. Also thinned p... Read more

Dug into yellow jacket nest yesterday, what do you do for stings?

Tuesday, August 11, 2015      5 comments

Yesterdays, trench filling & dirt digging was interesting for several reasons. This last section of trench dirt was more course that the other sections and all sorts of critters have set up house hold in the nooks and crevices including: the l... Read more

heavy digging continues, but end in sight

Monday, August 10, 2015      3 comments

Hubby & I are back to digging and filling the trench to new solar panels on the hill. Its been hard work for us, but we've been chopping our time up because of rainy weather and having to do other things. We've now fill trench in the lower/hous... Read more

Liquid Diet today

Thursday, August 06, 2015      4 comments

My tummy has been a bit upset last few days; so this morning I thought I'd give the digestive system a little break from solid food; and just do a liquid diet today. Hope everyone is having a great summer! Read more

Deer in my mini-peach orchard!!!???

Tuesday, August 04, 2015      0 comments

Dog gone it!! I'm back in side the house, looking out the back window (10-amish) and what do I see??? A deer hoping over the fence walking over to my peach trees that comprise my mini-orchard of 6 peach trees; and starts munching down on the le... Read more

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