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nuthin’ like a good project to keep me out of trouble

How’s that working for ya?

My glass table in the sunroom just wasn’t working for me. It was taking up too much room and was not as sturdy as I’d want it to be when it came to large vases, platters of party food, etc.. … Continue reading

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Did you dance monkey dance ’cause the man told you to?

  Not sure why this particular cyclamen (out of the four I bought last fall for the sunroom) decided to provide me with a pink bloom. Do we need to know?

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A gentle reminder

Any comments by Himself about my latest furniture find will be countered by a gentle reminder that it was he who mistook the tire pressure warning light on the dashboard yesterday morning for the ‘fill the windshield wiper fluid’ light … Continue reading

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I know. I know.

I was NOT going to use the sunroom as a back-up greenhouse. Then I thought some wee seedlings might look nice in a set of long thin propagators I used on the kitchen window cill last year out at the … Continue reading

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Needs must

I had eight daffodil bulbs left after a serious planting session last week. The ledge at the far end of the sunroom needed something simple and since it still does get chilly in there at night those eight bulbs went … Continue reading

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I think she’s got it

(What she doesn’t got is a wide enough angle lens).  Now I just need a floor. Plan A puts that on the cards for tomorrow AM.

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Yes, I am wearing a

towel on my head (I tend to get paint in my hair no matter WHAT I am painting…) and that’s a college football game on the telly in the kitchen. (This would have been a nicer picture if I had … Continue reading

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