Category Archives: Elks

Happy Father’s Day!

My eyes opened at 6:00 am, and Mary was gone. After attempting several times to get vertical, I found my robe. While turning the corner to go to the kitchen, Mary jumped out of nowhere and yelled, “Happy Father’s Day.” … Continue reading

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No Gardening Today! Yeah!

After all the ‘haircuts’ in the past four days, we’re finally starting to spot those elusive big tomatoes! Mr. Stripey is showing off now. It will be just two more weeks, and he’ll be strutting his stuff like a top … Continue reading

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It’s A Dance Day!

Today, we packed Ireland. I have all the cleaning done and am trying to figure out how to pack it with minimal wrinkling (the Manor House has in-house dry cleaning, just in case). Mary’s clothes come out fine, but mine, … Continue reading

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Thursday Has Arrived!

We were up and moving early and walked in the garden. We enjoy seeing the dew on the leaves and the dew shines like little diamonds on mornings when the Sun is out. Morning is wonderful.  Its only drawback is … Continue reading

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Another Busy Day!

June Gloom has come early this year.  The sky is grey every morning, but by noon, the sky is blue, and the birds are flying backward to see where they have been! May and June are typically the cloudiest months … Continue reading

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What A Day!

It’s Friday, so it’s time to stop working and rest. We walked the garden, and the roses were amazing—almost like they were plugged into a power source somewhere! These little roses produce summer blossoms and look like the Irish butter … Continue reading

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T-1; The Countdown Continues!

Giggle Time: We both slept until 6:30 am, so we must have been tired. When Mother Nature called, I got up twice during the night but did not go into the office; I returned to bed. Scout was worried. He … Continue reading

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It’s Friday And I Am Better!

Finally I am feeling a little better!  It’s been two weeks of coughing and hacking but the new antibiotics seem to be working.  Whatever, I decided to kick back and continue resting. Going through the closet and pulling out trip … Continue reading

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Feelin’ A Little Better!

Dr. Mary has been working miracles, and I am feeling a little better today. We were up early, and I received my daily dose of the magic pill she had made yesterday. Although I tasted a new flavor, perhaps it … Continue reading

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Time to Stomp!

We were up at oh-dark-thirty this morning as Mary must be in LA at 8:00 am.  We tip-toed around so as not to wake the roosters in the hood.  At 5:54 am, I was in the office and began the … Continue reading

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