I can't even remember the last time I posted a Friday Garden Update. It's been so bitterly cold this year in New England. But now we are seeing signs of spring. I've spent hours clearing our "forest" which left my biceps sorer than they have ever been. Picture me squatting, holding the electric hedge trimmers, … Continue reading Friday Garden Update
I am excited for some rain this weekend! That sounds crazy, right? It's been so dry in the Northeast this spring that we desperately need some rain. How else would our garden grow? Yesterday we saw a huge cloud of smoke in the sky on our drive home from a brush fire a few towns … Continue reading Friday Garden Update
Our weekend started out with a steady, unexpected, snowfall on Saturday morning. This snow completely ruined our plans for yard work, but we got a few errands done including a trip to the lighting store and another trip to the tile store. I'll post more about those adventures later in the week because I'm dying … Continue reading Weekend Whirlwind
Our weekend went a little something like this. Having Monday off was great because my husband got to recover! What did you do with your long weekend?
We did something really crazy this weekend. You aren't going to believe this one... We ordered more wood! As if the multiple wood piles in the background aren't enough for this season. In addition to the wood piles next to the garden, we also have two more... These piles have all come from trees we've … Continue reading Another pile of wood
To our delight, we got our power back on Saturday night. Which left the rest of our long weekend to clean up the yard and take a much needed trip to the grocery store. Howard spent the whole weekend working on the tree. I was busy trimming hedges and picking up sticks and leaves. And … Continue reading Weekend of Recovery