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Gardening

Everything relating to our yard…fruits, vegetables, flowers, gardening, animals, pool, bbq, etc.

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My Mountain High Moment

Josh and I are big yogurt fans, so it’s no surprise that our refrigerator is never out of stock of it! We …

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The tomato thieves

We had been growing a huge amount of tomatoes this year. We actually even had some volunteer tomato plants pop up from …

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Smart birds!

The scrub jays have really come to know that we leave peanuts out for them. When we forget to toss a handful …

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A peachy day

I had seen that our peaches were ripening a while ago, and I remembered to go check on¬†them today. I was able …

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So glad it’s Spring

I’m so glad it’s Spring! Especially because this is finally the season that our Lillian will be born! We can’t wait. ūüôā …

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Out in the yard

I was finally out and about in our yard again today for a little bit. I get very exausted so easily now, …

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Apples and Lemons

I haven’t had many cravings to speak of during this pregnancy. I guess I’ve been feeling too sick to really enjoy eating …

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Wild Parrots

¬† There have been wild parrots in¬†this area, and¬†near where my parents live, too, ¬†for a very long time. They have their …

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Some berries and a bird

Lately the scrub jays that frequent our yard have been flying over us and scolding us if we don’t leave out peanuts …

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Update on the tadpoles

We had kept our tadpoles in the little screen pocket in the pond for weeks until they got big enough to where …

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A very rare find!

I guess this is our lucky day! We found a FOUR LEAF CLOVER in our yard as we were gardening today! I …

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Operation Tadpole: Success!

¬† We finally succeeded in finding tadpoles to import to our frog pond! I guess we couldn’t officially call it a “frog” …

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signs of life

Here is a photo of a nest that a pair of house finches are building in our fire alarm. So cute! Today …

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Fruits of our labor

Here is the first fruit we’ve picked and eaten! One little strawberry! It was good; maybe¬†a little tart. I probably should have …

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Busy Days…

We have been busy most days with planting, planting, and more planting…and we’re still not done yet! Today we planted our Avocado …