FOR TODAY … 2 Februaryy 2009
Outside My Window… Sunny! Light clouds…actually more jet contrails than clouds. Same ole construction workers…only this time they cut down all those Sycamore trees. 😦
I am thinking… Holy Toledo! It’s February already! I still want to garden! But we really need more snow and rain, or it’ll be a very bad fire season coming up.
I am thankful for… the Sparks Library.
From the kitchen… It was going to be marinated flank steak with Orzo spinach salad…but it may be just a take-n-bake Papa Murphy’s pizza. There is a Chocolate Coke Cake sitting on the butcherblock though. 🙂
I am wearing… blue jeans, tennies, maroon long sleeved cotton t-shirt.
I am creating… my garden plots…planning what to plant and what berry bushes to buy for out front.
I am going… to visit a few nurserys to check out prices on Blueberry and Elderberry bushes…and maybe Blackberries.
I am reading… gardening books…and just finished up reading two books on raising free-range chickens.
I am hoping… that we get more moisture in the weather.
I am hearing… the folks in the next office over, and the air system.
Around the house… whew wee…I was in a cleaning freenzy yesterday. The north facing enclosed porch is all cleaned (large yard garage bag full of junk), swept, vacuumed, mopped and DUSTED! I dusted…imagine that! Well actually…it was beyond dusting…I took hot soapy water to the place. I cleaned out back in an area where I was going to house 3 laying hens, but changed my mind after reading a few books.
One of my favorite things… playing in the dirt.
A Few Plans For The Rest Of The Week… more planning of the garden and try to set up a seed exchange.
Here is a picture thought I’d share with you…
Found this in an email a friend sent with silly critters in it. Looks like one of the squirrels I fed in our work courtyard…before the grounds keeper found out what I was doing. 😦 I miss Abigal!
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