Random 5 for July 19 – Tomatoes, neighbors, haircut, pets, comments

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Finally! – I picked a few cherry tomatoes last week but my 4th of July tomatoes came in on the 16th. They rarely ripen by the 4th but that’s OK. I’m getting slower in my old age too. Fresh picked … Continue reading

Random 5 for July 12 – Snakes, deliveries, mice, restaurants, normal routine

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He’s back! – That snake that got away in April was back swimming in my pond. By the time I got the stuff out he had slithered under the rocks. Getting him would have required dismantling the flat stones around … Continue reading

Sassy cats – Gracie reporting from mousegeddon

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Hi there! Gracie here. We had a wonderful week. After a year of training Sasha has become an ace mouser. Wednesday evening the peeps were watching some nonsense on TV. (There were no cats in the program. What a waste … Continue reading

Random 5 for June 21 – Raccoons, empty nest, ancestry research, names, summer

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Another mystery of life – I have a large housing unit for my birdseed can. It takes up a lot of space so for the summer I tried a smaller galvanized can tucked in the shrubs. On Friday, the lid … Continue reading

Sassy cats — Here comes summer!

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It’s time to open windows and sit on sills! Here Morgan and Sasha are sharing. Let’s listen in to their conversation. Sasha: Why do the doggies have collars with ropes attached. Are they taking their peeps for a walk? Would … Continue reading