beer in a cauldron - their Halloween version of their favorite beverage :-)
Thursday, October 31, 2013
Sunday, October 27, 2013
Friday, October 25, 2013
Note Abby trying to help.
of the way he was too freaked out.
Since The Engineer is out of town I instructed Daughter to run across the street and ask Firefighter Neighbor to help. We may have had the whole department here!
Then Tar finally made a heroic effort and he got out.
And smells of wet dog
wet skunk - as water activates the residual skunk he got a couple months ago.
I'm draining the pond right now and called someone who can do some major remodeling of it.
Ever since the resident labor grew up, went away to college and to work it is time to lighten
the work load around here.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Edgar, Allan and Poe follow us to snag peanuts we throw to the squirrels.
We noted this week that the squirrels are now burying the peanuts.
State weather agency says we are in for a harsh winter and I think the squirrels
Sunday, October 20, 2013
stepped on, run over or snuffed up by a dog.
We rescued him and it took some effort as we had to have light hands so as not to squish him.
We found out he is part of an infestation of Army Worms as informed in today's paper.
"Army worms are back this fall, slithering into homes, damaging lawns and eating hay crops."
Read more here: http://www.tri-cityherald.com/2013/10/19/2633371/army-worms-are-back-in-the-mid.html#storylink=cpy
Saturday, October 19, 2013
Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Monday, October 14, 2013
Saturday, October 12, 2013
Left over stuff is now in the front porch planter.
The beginning of the planter haunting. There will be lights, glow sticks, spider webbing, spooky netting over the door and lots of orange lights and led candles lighting up the house. Oh, and carved pumpkins, of course!
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Today I was browsing thru a Victorian Trading Company catalog and found they are refurbishing these and selling them for....
Sunday, October 6, 2013
resident dogs. We decided to put his chatter thru Google Translate and see what he was saying.
Abby is not impressed.
Saturday, October 5, 2013
Thursday, October 3, 2013
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
The secret admirer ( Wild Woods Art Studio ) knows the gnomes are planning on ousting the frogs from their garden next spring and plant a garden. They have hired a scarecrow and found some rakes and a wheel barrow.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
work on the 'vit' plant will continue.
At least until they run out of the money they put aside for a rainy day.
This is part of the work of cleaning up all the waste leftover from the
Cold War weapons production.