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A Gift – Florida Cactus Blooms

We have a vegetable garden, butterfly gardens, garden of herbs, fruit tree orchard, and a flower garden. We work hard in our gardens. We compost for the gardens to provide good soil. We plant, irrigate, pick weeds, squash bugs, and … Continue reading

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The Garden is Waiting

The garden is ready and waiting for the Spring planting! We’re in Florida, so the spring planting starts in February. Tomorrow we’ll plant radishes, turnips, lettuce, brussels sprouts, broccoli, red La Soda potatoes, and Yukon Gold potatoes. Next month we’ll plant … Continue reading

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Sadie and the Space Helmet

Sadie is sporting her Space Helmet, as so appropriately named by the astute 4 year old Boy. The purpose of the Space Helmet is to keep her from getting to the still-healing wounds and stitches from surgery that she had almost … Continue reading

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Welcome Home!

The Post Office called – The Chicks Are Here!

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Man Cave

When we first looked at our house last year, it didn’t make Olde Man’s list because it was “too small.”  We kept going back, though, because the house felt like home and the woods were beautiful. I thought the location and potential were … Continue reading

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Vineyard

Not only do we have the south garden, the north garden, big chickies, little chickies, flowers, and hawks, but we also have a vineyard. A grape vine. In the back yard. Vineyard. Cheers!

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Mail Order

Mail order in the olden days consisted of pouring over the Sears & Roebuck or Monkey Ward’s catalog, usually in a room of privacy. When the right item was found, the selection was made by carefully filling out a paper … Continue reading

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