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Little Things

May 20, 2011


I felt like attempting a sewing project today.  It was very simple, just for Jax.  I made him a pair of shorts , for fun.  I let him pick out his own fabric, he was very excited.  For my birthday, my sis gave me the book Simple Sewing for Baby: 24 Easy Projects for Newborns […]

Garden Progress: 16 days

May 18, 2011


Here we are, 16 days later.  We have had some worries: almost freezing temps one night not enough water? too much water? and the wind, oh the wind!  sometimes 40 mph. Finally, our plants seem to be thriving.  Well, almost all of them.  We are a little worried about one squash plant and our spinach […]

Gardening for Fun

May 3, 2011


Every Spring/Summer, our neighbors plant a garden.  Last year, they shared their wealth with us.  Tomatoes, yellow peppers, cucumbers, blueberries, etc.  When they began to gather plants for this years planting, they had a few too many and brought us some tomato plants to see if we wanted to give it a shot.  The tomatoes […]