My morning rounds includes checking the various growing things, and I finally got a decent photo of my daughter's tulips emerging! The leaf mulch has made it hard to see them in photos, but at this angle, you can see quite a few! There are more, out of frame. We're so happy they survived their … Continue reading Early Mother’s Day
Before I get into my topic, here's a Ginger picture for you to enjoy! I interrupted his nap! 😀 Such a sweet baby boy he is! 🙂 Now, onto less fun stuff. I mentioned in my last post about our garden progress, that I'd showed photos of the pea beds to my mother. As expected, … Continue reading Never quite good enough, and bigger concerns
Well, today - after three delays due to pandemic lock downs - I finally went to court for our restraining order application against our vandal. Only to find it was delayed for a fourth time. The frustrating part is that I called to confirm, just a couple of days ago. I was even put on … Continue reading So frustrating!
We're still on the chilly side these days, and will continue to be for a while longer. As I write these, we are just below freezing, and our predicted highs aren't going to be much warmer. It's like that mild weather we had, and my being able to do some clean up in the spruce … Continue reading Still a bit chilly, and unexpected things
Image source Well, I'm back from taking the van to the garage. I should be happy. I really should. As I write this, we are still at -21C/-6F with a wind chill of -30C/-22F. Before heading out, I made a point of starting the van, then headed back inside to give it a good 15 … Continue reading Of course…
What a lovely day we are having today! As I write this, we are at -5C/23F, and are expected to get a bit warmer. After the deep freeze we just had, this is feeling downright tropical! I meant to post this picture yesterday, but I just didn't have the brain space to do a blog … Continue reading Problem found
Before I get into various things, I want to share some cute stuff with you, first! Our collection of baskets that had been stored in the big fish tank ended up on top of the piano for now. The cats love to go up there, so I fully expected them to take advantage of the … Continue reading Cute stuff, and some productivity
Happy Three King's Day! Today is the Feast of the Epiphany, which is our last day of Christmas. After today, we start taking down our decorations. 🙂 It was another mild day today, so when I finished my rounds this morning, I decided to go ahead and dig out the fire pit. I considered breaking … Continue reading Happy Three King’s Day, and digging out the fire pit
We are having another beautifully mild day today! Just look at this image I got off one of the trail cams. What a gorgeous sunrise! So moody with the fog. I changed the batteries on the camera yesterday, so it's slightly out of position from where I want the motion sensors to be focused, but … Continue reading Second shopping attempt and, what the heck is going on?
I made it into the city today, to attempt our monthly shop. I am definitely running low on batteries right now. I hate shopping at the best of times. These days are not the best of times. But before I explain that, let's have some cuteness! How about some hugging kitties? The cats have a … Continue reading Low battery