Tag Archives: Gardening

Yard Changes

The installation of the new A/C compressor went swimmingly and the unit was running in the afternoon…colder than I’d like.  They nudged the unit a bit sideways and had to take out the lesser two of the three bushes that … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve Miracle!

So this morning I  looked out the back and found that somehow I miraculously had gotten nearly and entire Christmas tree in my back yard from nowhere! It did seem to be missing its trunk, but amazing nonetheless!   That … Continue reading

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Day of Adventures

Today was a day for some back yard work, and the kittens were pretty happy to get some outside time. I made some additional attempts to add netting on the tree to keep Rhea from climbing out.  I did leave … Continue reading

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Starry Evening

The Star Jasmine plant is in full flower, and smells great too.  It is hard to imagine that it is crushing and strangling all the plants it can reach with its evil tentacles! This was a really good session, I … Continue reading

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Stretch it Out

Rhea, you are supposed to bend the other way to fit into that bed…. She actually stayed in that position for about 45 minutes. There was a little bit out outside time today.  Gus took a rest on the largest … Continue reading

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Four Cat Yard

It has been a long time coming – it was finally time to let the kittens go outside.  I haven’t been out back in the yard much myself since Calpurnia died, as grief and bad weather and kitten wrangling took … Continue reading

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Trippin’ Cats

That’s trippin’ as in guilt tripping.  When I came out this morning into the back yard a few minutes after Calla and Julie I found each of them perched on one of the borders I had cleared plants away from … Continue reading

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Fourth of July

A very pleasant day for the holiday, and the cats enjoyed having the back door open the entire day. Julie managed to bring home a pair of lizards, sadly only one made it and was re-released outside. I did some … Continue reading

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Garden Party

  With the shorter days, it is going to be hard to get outside pictures on weekdays going forward, so it was good to have a nice weekend day to take some.  There was a bit of wind even down … Continue reading

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Getting Around

I thought I’d show a few more pictures from the other day of Gus making his wide circuit around Calla.  Here he is at just about the point where he would stop to avoid getting too close to her.

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