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A Slice of July

A Slice of July

Highlights include Eileen’s and Promise’s Birthday Parties, a visit to Grandma and Grandpa’s house and Ann and Paul’s house. Visits from Lucy; Sara; Great Gram; Christina, David, and Joshua; Bryce; a black swallowtail; Aunt Peggy, Uncle Glenn, Aunt Betsy, Uncle Chip, and Austin; Mari-Anne, Bruce, […]

Snow!

Snow!

John took some photos of snow in our yard on Thursday. Which one do you think we should put on our wall? Compare our house now to before we bought it two years ago:

Sunflowers!

Sunflowers!

I lost all my sunflowers to deer last year. This year they’re tucked safely in the back yard…where I only lost a quarter of them to deer. Grr.

That said…beautiful! And visited today by a tiger swallowtail, no less…

Spring springs soon…

Spring springs soon…

Just ordered Caroline, Heritage, Latham and Prelude raspberry bushes; Choctaw, Navaho and Prime Jim blackberry bushes; and an Elliot blueberry bush. Now all I need is a wheelbarrow and dumptruck full of compost. If all goes well this summer, we should have a few pounds […]

May update videos

May update videos

2009-05 Walkthrough from John Jameson on Vimeo. 2009-05 walkabout from John Jameson on Vimeo.

Brush Pick-up day

Brush Pick-up day

A handsaw, three loppers, a chainsaw, an old pole saw, a new 18-foot pole saw, 19 trees, countless bushes and dead limbs later, it’s township brush pickup day!

Fruits and Veggies!

Fruits and Veggies!

To be planted this spring! Tomatoes in a pot (thanks PA momma!) Cilantro in a pot Chives in a pot Basil in a pot Peppers in a pot Patriot blueberries Ka-Bluey blueberries Coville blueberries Bluecrop blueberries Brunswick dwarf blueberries Canby thornless raspberries Caroline raspberries Belle […]