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Work night
Friday, July 24, 2015      6 comments

I beat it home this morning, took a long shower, cooked supper (broiled salmon, roasted potatoes and a coleslaw with oil and vignar dressing instead of the mayo kind) and was in bed by 8:30. It was a rainy day, and it rained very hard with acco... Read more
Calliope's whisker picture
Thursday, July 23, 2015      9 comments

I have been trying to get a picture of Calliope's whiskers because they are so long, all here it is! She is laying on me with her head in the air like that because I was scratching her chin, which she loves. ... Read more
Not a very good day.
Thursday, July 23, 2015      7 comments

I slept in some this morning because I have to work 7-11 tonight. I planned to work in the garden for an hour, then finish mowing my walking path and go for a walk. And when I got back I was going to pick raspberries for a couple of hours. We... Read more
Cloudy day today
Tuesday, July 21, 2015      8 comments

No sun today, some rain early but then stopped. I got up late, just let myself sleep it all out. I made a good breakfast and then went to mow my walking path. I kind of forgot about the wire deposit that was down there I needed to pick up, an... Read more
Short quick blog
Monday, July 20, 2015      4 comments

Kind of exhausted tonight, I didn't get to bed until about 1:30, but I slept good until about 10 after 7, according to my fitbit only woke twice, that must be some kind of record for me, usually I wake up 15 to 25 times. That is what tired will... Read more
Sunday night!
Sunday, July 19, 2015      8 comments

Well it is my last night of work tonight but only two nights off, so only one day. My brother called last night and was going to make pizza for supper Monday night at my parents, but I sort of declined to go, it is just way to to hard for me to... Read more
Raspberries are ripe!
Saturday, July 18, 2015      7 comments

Today when I got home from work, I was going to go and pick raspberries for a while before bed, but it started raining about 10 miles from home, and wet berries don't keep well! It rained hard on the way to work tonight in places and there was ... Read more
What exercises do you do?
Friday, July 17, 2015      7 comments

My main exercise besides farm work has been walking, I love to walk and it seems to be low impact on a left bad hip and left knee along with a permanent sciatic nerve damage that makes the front and side of my thigh on the same leg numb from my ... Read more
Last day off
Thursday, July 16, 2015      5 comments

Yesterday was my last day off, back to work tonight. I was thinking of doing lots of stuff, but decided to go and pick strawberries at the place across town, it is usually very good picking there and last year I didn't get to go at all. So I d... Read more
Another farm day!
Tuesday, July 14, 2015      6 comments

Wow it is hot for Maine, yesterday I went for a walk early in the morning before the sun got too, bad, my walking path around the hay field is just perfect for about a 40-45 minute fast walk. I did take a bunch of pictures after the walk of var... Read more
Busy time on the farm.
Sunday, July 12, 2015      5 comments

I hit the road running today, or maybe that is walking lol. I decided to go for my walk early so it wouldn't be too hot. The path was kind of grassy so I first mowed it, then went down and walked for 40 minutes at a pretty fast clip. Coming b... Read more
Just a quick blog tonight
Saturday, July 11, 2015      5 comments

I got home early this evening, made the rounds with the critters, even the cows were excited to see me, they came running up mooing. Right now Calliope is on my lap purring very loud, she has not let me out of her sight all evening. It w... Read more
Last day of vacation!
Friday, July 10, 2015      8 comments

I was another beautiful day on the island, I went for an early walk downtown to get some grocery's for tonight's supper, it was a great walk. There are so many flowers blooming and such beautiful gardens here. After a walk I made breakfast and... Read more
Ongoing Vacation time!
Thursday, July 09, 2015      6 comments

Today I went for my usual walk and ran into Susan on the trail, we walked to town together, and to the paper store, I got a sweatshirt and a t-shirt, and she picked up a present for the people that are taking care of her cats. Susan is another ... Read more
Vacation days!
Wednesday, July 08, 2015      4 comments

I went for a long walk today, I was thinking that I have walked more on this vacation then I usually do at home. The difference is that I usually put in 2500 to 3500 steps in during chores twice a day, without them to do I start from scratch! ... Read more

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