Tag Archives: reconstruction

Where did the time go?


Velvet is really a great girl! We have a lot of fun with her. Now that she’s here over a year, Velvet and Corky have become great pals. Ginny is still her snarky, old self but does come over and … Continue reading

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Gardens in June-Restoration of The Lost Lake


This is a major project so we are having my grandson, Tom, help us a couple hours each week. He’s doing a lot and we are thrilled. We’ll redo some edges, finish the waterfall, and add the new pump this … 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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HAPPY BIRTHDAY, GLENN!


Today is dedicated to Glenn on his birthday. And… Thanks for all the work you do here! You sure work hard doing a lot each day. Of course, you’ll not get off today… This year we are NOT doing construction … Continue reading

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Final Construction of Garage and Just in Time!


Final Construction of Garage and Just in Time! The carpenter and his helper finished the garage on Tues. morning and the construction official inspected the work early afternoon. While they worked the week before, we had perfect weather-sunny and in … Continue reading

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Wow! Only in NJ…Garage…


Today the carpenter was taking pictures of the garage inside corner. What did he find? looking at the lower intact end, this was a 1 1/2″ hollow tube.  He said it was the largest tube he ever saw-me too! Just … Continue reading

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“Where is Emily’s collar?” and More Garage…


We have a pack of dogs; actually, the  dogs include us in their pack… Emily was tired after watching me and walking back and forth yesterday. I gave her the pain tablet for the evening for her arthritis and she … Continue reading

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