Monthly shop half done, and is it dead?

Last night, our temperatures dipped to -5C/23F. I'm not sure what to make of that, though. When I checked my app during the night, it said it was snowing, so I opened the garage cam app to see. Snowflakes are lit up by the infrared flash. There was no snow. I checked the weather radar, … Continue reading Monthly shop half done, and is it dead?

Our 2021 garden: first corn block and mulberry are planted!

My goal for this morning was to get the soil over to where we're planting the Dorinny corn, before things got too hot. Normally, I don't have breakfast until after I'm done my morning rounds, but I cut those short to quickly eat before I started hauling dirt. I probably should not have taken the … Continue reading Our 2021 garden: first corn block and mulberry are planted!

Fun stuff and catalogue review

Today has been one of those days of getting things done that were also enjoyable. Like a morning spent converting feed bags into grow bags while watching/listening to videos about crossbow safety. More listening than watching, since I was, after all, hand stitching the bag bottoms into shape. 😀 I also got to enjoy watching … Continue reading Fun stuff and catalogue review

Critter of the day, plus apples for my mother

Yesterday I was finally able to grab the step ladder and pick some of the last apples that are pick-able for my mother. The cats were VERY interesting in the bag! Especially Cheddar! 😀 I was able to pick all the crabapples from the one tree, where the apples were the biggest and they had … Continue reading Critter of the day, plus apples for my mother