For Today ~ 2 February 2009 ~ Simple Woman’s Daybook

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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About sleepycathollow

I'm Michelle and live in Northern Nevada ~ beautiful mix of high desert and the Sierra.
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2 Responses to For Today ~ 2 February 2009 ~ Simple Woman’s Daybook

  1. digipicsphotography says:

    Ha Ha! Love that pic. That happened to our camper. A squirrel chewed through the screen and got inside looking for food. We scared the daylights out of him when we returned to the campsite. Poor thing.

  2. diosalocura says:

    Sweetie, I have more than enough moisture here for you! Send me an ice truck and its all yours lol!!

    \IiiI

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