Fall planting: the last of the flowers, plus other progress

Along with the three types of garlic that came in, my daughters' flower bulbs arrived. The tulip collection included 10 bulbs each of Orca, Pinksize and Brownie, and 8 bulbs each of Black Hero, Pamplona and Vanilla Coup. There was also 6 bulbs of Gardenia Daffodil. So while I was having fun working in the … Continue reading Fall planting: the last of the flowers, plus other progress

Progress: sun room door frame, and bird feeder support post

It has been a rather productive afternoon! The first order of business was to test out my new tool on the sun room door frame. I had gone into town to look at mini planers, but while perusing my options, I chose this tool, instead. It's a shaver. The shaving plate looks rather like a … Continue reading Progress: sun room door frame, and bird feeder support post

New bird feeder support, and adventurous kittens

The girls and I made our trip into the city. While I didn't need anything myself, I did take advantage of the trip - and summer clearance prices. While we had cleaned and painted the old wooden bird feeder and replaced it on its metal post, not a lot of birds are using it. I … Continue reading New bird feeder support, and adventurous kittens