Category Archives: Spring

April’s Showers and May Flowers

We have been getting bunches of rain around here.  It is good to get, and I am sure ruins the plans of human ideas.  Let us be real though.  Without rain we perish. Inches and inches of rain has fallen.  … Continue reading

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April’s Green

We just celebrated Easter yesterday by remembering the resurrection of Jesus Christ our Lord and Savior.  With the coming of Spring, and the greening of everything since March 20 it is quite fitting to mention “Resurrection” Spring signifies the renewing … Continue reading

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Potato Garden

I know.  It has been several months since I wrote anything here.  This has not been a priority with me, but I will endeavor to make it so. A few weeks ago I bought some seed potatoes (35 pounds), and … Continue reading

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Missing Lynn Messer

Lynn Messer is an individual who has been missing since last July 8, 2014.  Her husband Kerry awoke early that morning to find her absent from their bed.  He looked through the house; then went outside looking around the farm … Continue reading

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Let it Rain

I was planning on doing some mowing today.  The very back of our yard that is beside the Creek needs mowing. I will not curse the rain though. It is a much needed blessing.  There are places in the U. … Continue reading

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Tick Season ‘Again’

Originally posted on Town & Country Gardening:
There are few places on planet earth that are tick free. Protect yourself by taking a few common sense precautions. When working, playing or entertaining out of doors, apply a tick repellant and…

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Frost

When I got up this morning it was 32 degrees.  There was frost on the ground and I was sure glad I had that trampoline over our tomato plants. There seemed to be frost only in low lying places.  When … Continue reading

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