Up on the Rooftop & Down on the Ground, Un-gardening, Gardening, Birds, Some Very Nice Weather…But Too Nice to Cook, A Good Score

I put together a “S*** To Do Around Here” list and got one thing checked off this morning after I got back from the city. I got on the roof and finished installing the last eight feet of gutter leaf guard that needed to be done. Glad I got it finished up when I did … Continue reading Up on the Rooftop & Down on the Ground, Un-gardening, Gardening, Birds, Some Very Nice Weather…But Too Nice to Cook, A Good Score

C-c-c-cold Weather, Cooking, My Arm is Sore…Again, Pipes

My plants are dead. The freezing weather - in the low 20s F - was just too much for their little systems to bear. Let’s hope it took care of the chiggers, too, do SOME good comes of it. But, it’s back to mid-80s on Friday. I got a bunch of peppers picked so I … Continue reading C-c-c-cold Weather, Cooking, My Arm is Sore…Again, Pipes

Frosty! Peppers! And More Peppers! Housework and Work Around the House! A Drive! Scaredy-dogs!

I woke up yesterday morning to frost on the ground. So far it looks as though it wasn’t a hard frost; my garden appears to have lived to see another day. I was not expecting frost or I would’ve covered my plants up. The tomatoes are slow in ripening but the peppers are finally changing … Continue reading Frosty! Peppers! And More Peppers! Housework and Work Around the House! A Drive! Scaredy-dogs!

September 30th, 2022 – Road Trip! There’s trading posts, a fort, and some history

I decided to take a drive today and made a few stops along the way. It was a beautiful day so I figured it was a good day to explore and see some history. There is quite a lot of Civil War history to be found along the Kansas/Missouri border. I mentioned in a previous … Continue reading September 30th, 2022 – Road Trip! There’s trading posts, a fort, and some history