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Another Good Day!

Thursday, May 09, 2013

LOL, anytime I wake up on this side of the dirt is a good day! Seriously! But today has been filled with beauty and wonder.

It's so good to be back to walking - My co-worker and I took the same route as yesterday, and even though it was a little hotter, it's gotten a little easier. She's a pain management patient, so walking in the morning before work will never work for her, so my game plan is to walk after dark when it gets too hot during the day. Chances are, we can manage a brisk walk in 95--100 degree heat (yay! Summer in Florida!), I think we'd be much wiser to walk when it's just a tad cooler.

Yesterday, I told you that the bush beans were making an appearance in the garden. This is what they looked like today:



It's funny, but the first three rows of beans have sprouted and sprung up perfectly. The fourth row has only sprouted 1/2 the row - Just weird. The next two rows I planted - the ones that are just coming up - have sprouted perfectly. Go figure?! Here's a picture - the 4th row just stops half way.



Look close at rows 5 and 6 - almost every seed has sprouted:



And check out row 1 and 2 - Tiny green beans have started to form:







It's so amazingly calming to come home and walk through that garden!

Well - One more workday and I can get some rest. Maybe.

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  • FLORIDASUN
    Now that is WEIRD...6 inches apart and one row is up and the other is lagging. I bet they make their appearance soon! I'm just SO fascinated to see this wonderful garden blooming and thriving. You definitely have the green thumb!

    Isn't it EMPOWERING to grow your own food and know that it is healthy and untainted!

    Woo hooo! I'm SO proud of you for taking back your power of HEALTH!

    I use my trusty treadmill...I call her Slim...she calls me fluffy! emoticon emoticon It's all good..exercising with.... emoticon .air conditioning especially!
    1803 days ago
  • HIPPICHICK1
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    1806 days ago
  • MOMMABEAR121
    You have created your own peace on earth .. regardless of what they day may bring your garden haven and home await. That in itself is power .. never mind how good the veggies will taste.
    I'm still in the waiting mode ,... bought some organic seed and have sorted out my stash that I have harvested as well as kept from years ago , purchased some new daliaha bulbs to plant along the walk .. this weekend will be stain the deck .. started last year then my shoulder gave out so slow and easy this time for sure .. I'm looking forward to your photo shoot over the weekend.
    Good for you and the walking .. I believe it truly is the spark to success in fitness .. I can hardly wait to have to plan a walk around the heat .. so far it has been gotta wait till it warms up .. Happy Friday Happy Gardener emoticon
    1806 days ago
  • MS.ELENI
    Wow your garden is doing wonderful. I wish I could get veggies to grow. but I can't so I stick to my flowers.
    1806 days ago
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