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October 2018.

October is our anniversary month. 16 great years together this time. If there is one thing I regret is that we have not found each other sooner, would have had so many more years  together!            … Continue reading

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September 2018.

We had an unexpected surprise in the middle of the month. The yellow hen that we’ve seen sitting in the pole beans, came out with three little ones.   As a rule we don’t hatch chicks any more, simply because … Continue reading

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August 2018.

The last month of summer is marked by more tomatoes, sunflowers as tall as…well, the tall thing and another attempt at pickles. Masha (from cartoon series Masha and The Bear) turned out to be a very helpful dollchild. The tomato … Continue reading

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July 2018.

July.  Hot. First ripe tomatoes. Butternut squash and Odessa squash. The Odessa is a form of zucchini. It has slightly different texture, more firm and takes longer to mature. Which means is does not get to a boat size as … Continue reading

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June 2018.

No tails lost this month.  Makes us happy 😉 Bees are beesy. Currants and gooseberries are coming along. Weeds too…but I did not take pictures 😉   Bees drinking water from the wet potting soil. I filled the box with … Continue reading

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May 2018

Month of May started really nice. We were able to give home to yet another four legged friend. Meet Cheery, the mini hinny. For people who don’t know (and we were among them until that fine day on May 5, … Continue reading

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March 2018.

  Will start with the sad bit, as usual. Puzzle went to the bridge this month. She was 12.5 years old, which is very old for the dog of her size. She was pretty sick for the last couple of … Continue reading

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February 2018.

This actually was supposed to go into the January post , but I forgot. Some time back this fuzzy person showed up on the front porch. He/she (not sure) was trying to get some stuff out of the compost bucket, … Continue reading

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January 2018. Part 2. Not sad.

Life does go on. And that as it should be. No one can or should stay sad forever. So this month the huge event happened. The Child went to Germany (Berlin) for the whole month and not only survived the … Continue reading

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January 2018. Part 1. Sad.

This month’s post will have to be in two parts. Because it is difficult to group together things that are so different in nature. When someone asks you, good news or bad news first, what do you pick?  I always picked bad … Continue reading

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