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My Garden Dinner Friday
Saturday, August 06, 2011      10 comments

My dinner yesterday was partially from our little garden. The fresh green beans, yellow crookneck squash, and the tomatoes. I will have to say that I did not raise the chicken that I used to make the chicken salad. I had chicken left over from o... Read more
Not so hot today.
Friday, August 05, 2011      5 comments

Well, I did go out into the yard to do a little yard work. My hip/butt area hurts pretty bad today and I am not really sure why. It actually started hurting yesterday and I put ice , but it didn't really help. I worked outside about 45 minutes ... Read more
Three of my favorite things today
Thursday, August 04, 2011      6 comments

These are three of my favorite things today: My honey, Brewster (my chocolate lab), and my petunias LIFE IS GREAT... Read more
Tall tomato plants
Thursday, August 04, 2011      4 comments

My tomato plants are really tall. Compare the size of the plant to me. I am 5'3 so I am guessing the plants are at least 6' tall. I took some pictures of some of the tomatoes too. Tall tomato plants: ... Read more
Hibiscus Christmas Tree
Tuesday, August 02, 2011      6 comments

This hibiscus kind of looks like a Christmas tree. Look at the "star" on top and then all of the "ornaments" (buds getting ready to bloom) on the "tree" After putti... Read more
My Tomato Pinwheel
Tuesday, August 02, 2011      6 comments

I have been getting some strange looking things in my garden this year. I posted a few days ago the "tomato Face" and today I am posting my "Tomato Pinwheel". Look how the inside is separated from the sides of the tomato. Looks like a pinwheel t... Read more
My Sweet Little Tomato Face and Mr. Butternut Squash
Saturday, July 30, 2011      11 comments

Isn't this just the cutest little tomato face ever. I was in the yard with my buddy and she pointed to this tomato and showed me it's face. What do you think we should name her????? ... Read more
My Walking Buddy is Visiting
Saturday, July 30, 2011      9 comments

Good morning and HAPPY WEEKEND to all of you Beach Belles. My friend from NC is coming to visit for a few days and I am really excited about that. She was my walking buddy before I moved back to VA so I know we will get in some walking. I reall... Read more
I Think We Got Santa Motivated
Thursday, July 28, 2011      12 comments

Well Ruby-lites: I think we succeeded in our Christmas in July challenge: Operation Santa Motivation. Have you seen him lately. The other day, I saw him on the beach with Camping Kringles playing some volleyball with the Peppermint Pelicans. Th... Read more
Hubby Fixed My Lunch Today (and lots of days)
Wednesday, July 27, 2011      11 comments

Hubby asked me where my camera was because he wanted to take a picture of the new part of the deck we are building. Then he called me for lunch. What he really wanted the camera for was to take a picture of my lunch. He always fixes our lunch, ... Read more
Taking My Pants for a Walk (Photos)
Wednesday, July 27, 2011      24 comments

Today our Rootin' for Ruby----Christmas in July challenge is to "take our pants for a walk" . Well, I took my pants and a friend of my pants for a walk to Curves. When I finished my circuit, I walked my pants and the pant's friend (another pai... Read more
Some of My Crepe Myrtles & Petunias
Tuesday, July 26, 2011      10 comments

I think these crepe myrtles are so pretty that I wanted to share them with you. I also took a photo of some of my petunias (they need a little water because it is the middle of the afternoon). ENJOY ... Read more
Tuesday, July 26, 2011      6 comments

This motivational song was on the AOL page. Please listen to the FIRST song and see if it doesn't motivate. After the first song, I don't know what is on there, so please listen to this toddler and then "X" out of it. This has several item... Read more
Monday 7/25, Christmas in July
Sunday, July 24, 2011      10 comments

Our thing to do for Monday in the Christmas in July Challenge (Rootin' for Ruby) is to let others know where we want to be with our goals in 5 months when Christmas gets here. I want to still be maintaining my weight as a WW lifetime member for... Read more
Peppermint Schnapps Hybrid Hibisbus
Sunday, July 24, 2011      10 comments

I have been working in the yard for 3 hours this morning. I sure did get a lot of weeds pulled. This hot weather has made it really hard to work in the yard unless you go out really early. With the weeds, you have to pull them each day or they ... Read more

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