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The Garden, of Course!


What are we doing? In spring, we are always extremely busy but this year we are even more so. Emily was very ill last year and only minimal garden work was done. This year we are replacing, repairing, and moving … Continue reading

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A Great 4th of July After All!


Hurricane Arthur left in time for us on the East coast to have our picnics. The weather was an enjoyable high 70’s vs. the oppressive heat and humidity if the past 3 days. Though there were some gusts, most of … Continue reading

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What Happened to the Garden in 2013? We Threw in the Trowel!


That’s right folks, believe it or not Glenn and I actually got a reprieve from the garden this season. Of course we won’t eat too much this fall and winter…What happened? We didn’t plan it this way but the weather … Continue reading

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Tropical Storm Andrea-In The Garden


[CLICK ON THE PICTURES TO ENLARGE] Tropical Storm Andrea arrived this afternoon here in South Jersey. It’s one of those heavy rains in the spring and no winds or lightning. If I was younger, I’d go outside and run in … Continue reading

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March is Spring, or is it?


We thought that by now there would be Spring-like weather, but NO! Here in NJ, as well as other areas in the East, there is snow and then rain. To think that the daffodils and tulips are partway out and have … Continue reading

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New Game


Glenn has a new game. It’s hit the stink bugs with the bug killer. He has the nozzle in one hand and a large bottle of it in the other. As one lands on the house, he aims and gets … Continue reading

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Back to the Gardens…


We are taking a break from the garage to complete the changes for this fall in the gardens. There are a number of projects that we are working on all at once. The reason for that is due to dividing … Continue reading

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