Monthly Archives: August 2012

It’s my birthday now!!

August13th is my birthday. From where I’m sitting, on Alaska time, that’s tomorrow. But I know some of you are already there so it’s today. No I haven’t dipped into the wine -yet. Just trying to explain the whole dateline … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday!!

There is an advantage to having a small bladder. It may just mean you meet one of your dearest friends in the restroom. That’s how Karen and I happened to become the best of buddies back in high school – … Continue reading

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Who does the training?

Mornings are pretty routine around here mostly because I need coffee. I don’t drink a lot of life’s nectar. Usually two or three cups at the most. And I like strong coffee which is really hard to get here in … Continue reading

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Vindicated…..again!

Ok, so I’m desperate for some kind of vindication that I don’t suck as a gardener. But this article has to at least prove that I’ve had my work cut out for me! http://www.alaskadispatch.com/article/cold-alaska-summer-hurting-farmers-and-fresh-produce-lovers It’s been crappy for the most … Continue reading

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Six more days!!

Six more days!! No not until my birthday. That is eight days away and don’t worry, I will remind you all. On August 10th grouse hunting season opens. And Amy and I are going to go and get us some … Continue reading

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I am S-M-R-T

I was surfing through Criagslist yesterday. The farm and garden postings are my new favorite now that I consider myself part of the agriculture community. There are horses and goats and chickens for sale. And tractors. And tools. I find … Continue reading

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