Seasons

WHITE RAIN!

WHITE RAIN!

Hi all! Hey…so um…we got snow yesterday morning! Yikes! It’s April and Spring! Yeah…SPRING! Bizarre. My garlic is ok with it… I’ll have more garden updates soon… but my parsley ain’t happy! What an interesting day it’s been… and yeah I’m thinking positive thoughts with these shoes… but Roxie is totally confused! I’ll be back […]

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Posted by on Apr 11, 2017 in Blog, Garden Life, Riley & Roxie, Seasons, The Garden | 2 comments

OH SPRING…where art thou?

OH SPRING…where art thou?

Miss Spring ain’t here in North Idaho, that’s for sure. Where’d she go?   We’ve had a few sun breaks, but…I’m still in my LL Beans…with muddy grass from too much rain. But a few things have been happening around here while waiting for her to arrive.   We have started the necessary dog-proofing for […]

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Posted by on Mar 24, 2017 in Blog, Garden Life, Seasons, Wildlife | 2 comments

WHAT’S UP IN THE BARN

WHAT’S UP IN THE BARN

We had sun yesterday!!!!   I’ll take it! Want to show y’all what’s coming up in the “barn”…not really a “real” barn at all tho…just looks like one. HA! I’m either extremely optimistic or naive…hehe… but hoping I can plant some of these babies in my raised beds in 30 days or so…that is, with […]

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Posted by on Mar 9, 2017 in Backyard chickens, Blog, Garden Life, Greenhouse, Seasons, The Garden, Veggies | 4 comments

OLD MAN WINTER IS STICKING AROUND

OLD MAN WINTER IS STICKING AROUND

Hi all! Is it really March? BRRRRRRRR!!!!!!! The next 15 days don’t get above 40 degrees….trust me. You don’t want to see the rest of the forecast. UGLY. But have a look at these photos just to humor me … taken this week and last year the same week!   NOW    😣  THEN   […]

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Posted by on Mar 3, 2017 in Blog, Garden Life, Riley & Roxie, Seasons | 4 comments

HELLO, ROXIE !

HELLO, ROXIE !

Hey hey hey Gardenistas…….wowsa……I’ve been away for too long.  I admit it. But there’s just something about too much snow and 24 degrees that wreaks havoc with a brain that loves flip flops and shorts. Yep, that’s me. This has been one brutal winter here in North Idaho. But I think I’m getting my mojo […]

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Posted by on Feb 28, 2017 in Blog, Garden Life, Riley & Roxie, Seasons | 8 comments

SIGNS OF SPRING!

SIGNS OF SPRING!

No matter how small they might be… the signs of Spring are here! Minuscule new green growth {with deer droppings!} in the yard…and not a lot of snow left! Yeehaw! Roman the Garden Dog and I perused the property today…  the pond is becoming unfrozen 🙂 {We had two Canadian geese on it this morning…but […]

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Posted by on Feb 16, 2016 in Blog, Garden Life, Seasons, The Garden, Wildlife | 2 comments