Category Archives: gardening in town

There’s Always Something to be Learned

Our dishwasher started leaking about a month ago, and the repair man (whom we trust and have had out for other jobs) told us flatly that this leak indicates that it’s time for a new machine. The repair is costly … Continue reading

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Planning

DH added a channel to the Roku for me and I’m really enjoying it. It’s “An American Homestead”, about two families (three generations) who move to the Ozarks to live as self-sufficiently as possible. It’s been pretty interesting and I’ll … Continue reading

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Goals

Yesterday I got off of my fanny and worked on typing up recipes – something I started early last year and never finished. Most of our favorites are now typed and I’ve printed most of them out to have in … Continue reading

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Preparing for Winter

This past weekend was dry and even had some sun, so DH and I got stakes and burlap around our young apple trees and lilac tree, as well as adding a burlap wind break for my hydrangea which is partially … Continue reading

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End of the School Year

My oldest recently caught the hint that my middle, home schooled child may not actually have school as long as the two in public school.  True, she finished last week while my other two still have tomorrow to go.  What … Continue reading

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Good Times

This week I got to take my youngest two to the dentist for their bi-annual cleaning.  It’s always such a joy!  My sensory middle child, who is normally the concern, did fine.  My son, however, was a terror.  He was … Continue reading

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Things I Want to Do

My middle daughter sometimes frustrates DH as she is interested in everything and is always reading about something new without carrying learning to the finish line on the last thing she was exploring.  In thinking about that, she may have … Continue reading

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