While doing the morning watering, I noticed the grapes have babies! The teeniest of bunches of baby grapes are now visible. 🙂 Doing the watering this morning was a bit of a challenge, as we were having some pretty high winds. High enough to blow the water all over the place. 😀 As always, I … Continue reading Baby grapes and… what’s our forecast???
The weather system has stalled over Ontario which, for us, means that the winds have actually reversed; Instead of coming in from the west and slowly cycling to the north, it's swooping in from the east and swinging to the south. The entire system is covering the south end of three provinces (well, four, really, … Continue reading Yup. Still snowing
We're still getting a mild snowfall, off and on. My younger daughter and I made a quick trip to the post office, and the roads were pretty slushy. My husband had prescriptions refills ordered on Friday that were to be delivered today, so when we got the call that they were on the way, I … Continue reading Well, that was a first
This is how I found Ginger this morning. 🙂 The warming pad has been added to his favourite spot under the heater bulb, so the Ginger baby can be warm from above and below! When I finished putting getting food for the outside critters, he had come out, so I picked him up and sat … Continue reading Ginger baby update, and getting settled in
Well, the heat wave is back! When I headed out to do my rounds this morning, it was already 26C/78F. When I grabbed the hose to use it briefly, before topping up the cats' water bowls, the water was almost hot! So I decided to water a bunch of things, using up the warmer water … Continue reading Another scorcher
I guess it's a good thing our washing machine didn't come in. It means we are NOT driving to the city today. Right now, I'm glad to not have to make the trip. For some reason, I had a sleepless night, and am running on empty. I did finally get a few hours of sleep, … Continue reading Running on empty
With Junk Pile's babies starting to use the spirea to hide in, I moved a food dish near the area. This morning, while Junk Pile was by the house, waiting for me to refill the kibble, I saw her mostly white kitten, sitting on the mulch by the grapes. It's not the white kitten in … Continue reading Two kinds of babies