An old man (that’d be me, BTW), his son, and their gray cat. Never gets inside, that one. Too quick with his claws. We don’t know where he came from – works this property day and night.
I quit facebook a couple weeks ago. Triggered by FB banning me for 7 days for swearing. (Fuck facebook, eh?) No warning. Just a ban. For something I’d done before, without any issue. So – that told me it wasn’t really my FB page at all – it was FB’s. Also – the friends. They aren’t really friends. And the judging – all that liking, and disliking. Passing my judgements on others … through with that too. Whew that!!!! FBRead More
Some of the pretty things Jerie has growing around our side door ..
Tue May 23 Nice Last night … there were 5 new water lilies just breaching the surface with 1-2 pads. Here’s a couple of those … No signs of decimation in the existing lilies. Looking good. Two different views … Saw a minnow. And – always seeing activity under the lily pads. That’s either the minnows or blue gills. Pretty sure it’s the minnows though. But the surface is so occluded with stuff from the surrounding trees and shrubs that visibilityRead More
In bloom New growth Of interest Visitors and …
Just out of the oven, and just in time for dinner.
Bought a new table saw this year – for the safety features. And retired my dad’s old Delta Homecraft, pictured above (no safety features). I still have it, tucked away under the basement stairs now … because I cannot part with it. He did so much, with that saw. I was witness to almost all of it. Looking at the Delta – all cast iron and steel. Still cuts as true as ever. Just a tad unsafe to use, by today’s standards.Read More
Took this on labor day, at Jan and Jims place – 2016.