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The Garden Giveth, and More Ice Cream

I took a five gallon bucket of water down to the orchard to water the two trees we planted yesterday.  On my way back up to the house I figured I should check the garden and pick anything that was … Continue reading

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Kayaks Spell Summer Fun, Garden and Flower Update

I have been coveting a kayak for quite some time. I eyed them longingly when shopping at Costco.  I could never convince myself to pull the trigger, $300+ is a lot of money for one kayak.  Recently I received a hot … Continue reading

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Catching Up, Garden Planting

A lot has been going on here lately.  I helped a friend thin out her raspberry patch by digging out a bunch to add to my patch.  So my red raspberry patch went from about six plants to around 60. … Continue reading

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Perspective on Illness and Some Outdoor Work

I have not been very good about posting lately.  My excuse is not only have we been busy around here, but we have had several bouts of sickness that have affected all but our oldest.  We are normally a really … Continue reading

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