Monthly Archives: July 2011

Summer Harold, Winter Harold

The pickles were a success!  Thank you, Mrs. Wages.  Now, on to the hot and spicy variety.  They are done and a jar is in the ‘frig, “crisping up”.  Hope they are as good as the others. Went to great-uncle … Continue reading

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First canning of the season

I canned 6 quarts of pickles today.  I’ve done it one other time in my life and, can I just tell you, they sucked.  They sucked so bad that just thinking about them now makes my mind gag.  I believe … Continue reading

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Bees can also bite me.

So yesterday while I was minding my own business, just sweeping off my patio, a bee stings me on the toe.  My second to last toe.  A toe you don’t even think about, until something happens to it.  Apparently, these … Continue reading

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Time is flying

Summer is half over.  Or we have half to go.  Whichever makes it sound better.   We still haven’t done hardly any of the things on our summer to-do list that B and I made one day.  They are all very simple things, have … Continue reading

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It’s too quiet out there.

Ever have one of those lazy Saturday mornings where you kind of wake up, snooze a little, wake up again, doze…kids come in and snuggle under the covers and make you all cozy so you fall asleep again?  I had one of … Continue reading

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