For the past I don’t even know how many but it’s more than 10 years and probably closer to 15, I have worked the ticket booth at an outdoor rodeo in Southern New Jersey. There are 5 of us in the booth and I genuinely like the people I have worked with over the years.… Continue reading Rodeo Blues
You know the saying….”there is a light at the end of the tunnel” I think for me the light is actually a flower. Spring has been challenging this year to say the least. I don’t know if it’s because I’m overwhelmed with the end of the school year and not being able to really relax… Continue reading A flower at the end of the tunnel
No I did not fall off the face of the earth. Although as previously stated the greenhouse did fall over and IS STILL on the ground. Thank goodness for homemade cold frames as we ended up putting that up and starting the veggie seeds in there. The main garden is coming together. The tomatoes are… Continue reading Well Then….
I made a bit of progress last evening. Not on the green house, I can’t talk about that yet. On the plants! I had ordered several plants that came live and need to be planted within a few days of receiving them. So three weeks later (opps) I finally got in the two rose bushes,… Continue reading You are not a real farmer until your blood is in the soil.
My greenhouse fell down on Friday. I can’t even look at it as it makes me want to cry or throw things. Commence the pity party! I’m behind with planting. I’m behind with laundry. I’m behind with clearing the garden and cleaning up the strawberries and going to the store and stocking up for summer… Continue reading I’m having a party! A pity party…
Ahhh….PROGRESS!! This is the most we have been able to do since the delivery of the greenhouse. While the wind was a slight issue at times (think giant sail of glass) we were able to put up the front and back as well as the frame for the sides. The large 12 ft. piece of… Continue reading It’s Getting A Little Better…
A package of live plants showed up on my front steps the other day. While I had mapped out what I was going to do once I got home from work that day, the live plants ended up at the top of my to-do list and my laundry STILL in not done. Not that I’m… Continue reading This is hard