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Lima Beans 8-30-2014

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Lima Beans from the garden. Can't wait for dinner, gonna have these with Jersey White corn tonight.

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TERRACOTTAGE 8/31/2014 8:45AM

    Ohhhh dear... my least favourite bean... emoticon

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1MORNINGWALKER 8/30/2014 10:54AM

    Wow, I have never grown these, they look great emoticon

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Getting ready for Vacation

Friday, August 29, 2014

Have lots to do before Monday. Going to the beach Monday thru Thursday. We are taking my daughter and granddaughter, will be very interesting and hopefully fun.
Need to get the house cleaned, wash done, packing and grocery shopping. The place we are staying has a full kitchen so planning on taking breakfast and lunch food. John's friend will be checking on the dog and cats.

Hope everyone has a safe and great Labor Day Weekend!!


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1MORNINGWALKER 8/29/2014 8:36PM

    Have a great vacation, I just love the beach. You have fun now emoticon

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JANUT57 8/29/2014 6:32AM

  Have a great weekend and enjoy the beach next week! emoticon

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Refrigerator Tomato's

Monday, August 25, 2014

Yep, we made 9 quarts of refrigerator tomato's, can't wait to try them out.

Also made tomato sauce

Below are pics of some of the tomato's

Below is a pic of what John pulled yesterday of the asparagus beans

Hope everyone has a safe and great week!!


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1MORNINGWALKER 8/25/2014 10:39AM

    Wow! Wish I had those!! emoticon emoticon

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TERRACOTTAGE 8/25/2014 7:58AM

    Good job... you did a lot! emoticon emoticon

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RIDLEYRIDER 8/25/2014 7:24AM

  Wow, that's a lot of tomatoes!!!

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JENNICESOL 8/25/2014 7:01AM

    Aw, I love tomatoes! I could basically add tomatoes to everything I eat :)

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GAYLLYNNE 8/25/2014 6:58AM

    Wow, I'm impressed!! I've been eating my delicious tomatoes from the garden. They really are the best!!

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ROX525 8/25/2014 6:27AM

    You got a lot accomplished. Wow. Enjoy!

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DMEYER4 8/25/2014 6:27AM

  keep up the good work and enjoy your produce

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Overdid it yesterday

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Worked out in the garden yesterday, pulled up all but one tomato plant, weeded, made tomato sauce. Mind said no problem, body is saying otherwise. Nerve is pinching in my lower back, arms, hands are not happy also.
So today will be putting icy/hot on my back and taking it easy.

Hope everyone has a good day!!

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TERRACOTTAGE 8/24/2014 12:12PM

    Hope you feel better soon... emoticon

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1MORNINGWALKER 8/24/2014 10:26AM

    That does seem to be a problem, my back gets sore when I do a lot of gardening. You are doing the right thing, take care and have a good Sunday. emoticon

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Tired but glad it's Friday

Friday, August 22, 2014

Was up several times last night and this morning. Finally gave up and got up at 4 am, ugh going to be a long day.
Two more people are leaving today, happy for them, but sad they are leaving. Need to look harder for a better paying job, but I think my age (will be 58 this Sept.) will work against me.
John will be working this weekend and hopefully next week. He finally got the title to the van, just have to get it registered, insurance and the windshield replaced.
Lilly had her 3 year check up yesterday and is doing great. She also had a Dr's appointment (therapist?) to check to see how she is doing after the dog attack. Melissa said she could tell the Dr. did not deal with little children, but Lilly and Melissa did talk to her. Poor Lilly is remembering more about it also, she has brought up about the towel and ice they put on her face. I thank God and our Angels she is with us and healing day by day.
They are calling for rain today and Saturday, hoping not too much so I can pull the rest of the tomato's off and pull up the plants. This will give the eggplants and peppers more room to breathe.
Well, need to get my fruit, vegetables together for my morning smoothie before work. I really do think this has been helping with my IBS, Colitis and Arthritis.

Hope everyone has a great day and also a safe and great weekend!!


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1MORNINGWALKER 8/22/2014 12:13PM

    I am glad that Lily is doing better, so sorry about what happened emoticon
I love smoothies, they do have a calming effect on our system.
Hope you can get some rest later today.
Have a great weekend!! emoticon

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