Category Archives: Gardening

Vegetable gardening is our hobby and besides, it makes for great food

Monday Morning Is Wonderful When One Is Retired!

Why isn’t the number 11 pronounced onety one? Time for a stroll through the garden! Finally it is growing but it is behind schedule since it was been so cold! The “seats” around the beds are perfect for this ol’ … Continue reading

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Hump Day Is Over!

At income tax time, did you ever notice: When you put the two words ‘The’ and ‘IRS’ together it spells  …  ‘THEIRS’? Yes… I was thinking about estimated taxes! We are not due until June but I have been planning ahead and … Continue reading

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Sunday Was A S-L-O-O-O-W Day

England has no kidney bank, but it does have a Liverpool ! Today was slow! We worked on that infernal puzzle for two hours and made only a little bit of progress! Sometimes you just gotta walk away! We did … Continue reading

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Work Work Work!

I asked my wife if she ever fantasizes about me, she said yes – about me taking out the trash, mowing the lawn, and doing the dishes. OK…it’s Saturday…Time to get serious! The day began with a trip to the … Continue reading

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Sunday; Day To Rest? I Think Not!

Paradox – two physicians. Here we go…a great day is to be had! We worked on the puzzle for a while and made great progress. At 9:00 AM we called Aunt Kaye and she was not home…out and about! She … Continue reading

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Yeah! The Weekend Is Here…We Don’t Care…We IS Retired!

Remember…Eagles may soar, but weasels don’t get sucked into jet engines! New puzzle day! I sneaked up on the box, ripped open the impenetrable plastic wrapping, and liberally sprinkled the contents onto the dining room table. Our hearts and minds … Continue reading

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Where Has The Week Gone? Time Passes So Fast!

A couple years ago my therapist told me I had problems letting go of the past. The Puzzle Gods must have pitty on us poor puzzle-challenged folks because this morning we made terrific progress…like amazing! The skies came together, the … Continue reading

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Another Week Begins!

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your … Continue reading

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Gardening Work Never Ends! Sunday Is NOT A Day Of Rest Here!

“A weed is a plant that has mastered every survival skill except for learning how to grow in rows.” We are getting active in the planning for the Avalon Ball… we sent reminders out to everyone and we have ten … Continue reading

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Who Said The Weekend Is For Resting? They Fib!!

What water yields the most beautiful veggie garden? Perspiration! To the puzzle…unless I do twenty pieces, I cannot begin the gardening activities…self-imposed rule! By 8:00 AM I was in the car going to the nursery. Looking at everything, I picked … Continue reading

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