SARAH THE GARDENER

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Sometimes cute in the garden is ok!

I confess.  I didn’t do any gardening.  It was cold and yucky and I didn’t feel all that great.  But I can still share with you a really cute but short story that occurred in my garden the day before….

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Taking down the height.

Our strange weather is continuing, lovely sunny days interrupted by brief but heavy rain drops.  If you get your timing right, and keep one eye on the sky you can get some really productive gardening done in each short burst…

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Anti-climax or blessing?

We didn’t get our snow.  In fact we didn’t even get any clouds. How can you have snow without clouds?  Even the wind was gentle with just the hint of a chill.  I think the second half of the storm…

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A multiple choice heading: A) This is a strange storm; B) I gave the mice too much credit; C) The worst cake ever!

As far as storms go – it has been quite sunny.  There have been loads of rainbows, loads of strong winds and loads of that big fat raindrop rain, thunder and lightning and we got hail – loads of hail! …

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I let the weather get the better of me.

While I started off the day, busy as a beaver, doing chores inside, the general yuckiness outside descended like a gloomy gloom.  And I’m just being a sook because the boffins are causing fear and panic down south saying an…

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And the sun shone brightly.

There is a lesson to be learnt here while winter gardening.  If the sun shines – get outside and take full advantage because you don’t know how long it will last.  We woke up to a lovely sunny morning and…

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Foiled again!

Good intentions of a day well spent in the garden have come to nothing yet again.  Even my grand plans to go garden shopping and trawl up and down the aisles of the hardware store looking for mouse proof bits…

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Apparently I need a snake

Since I bodged together my “anti-mouse seed protector device” convinced that it would keep my seeds safe, I have received a lot of helpful advice.  However most of it was pointing out the error of my ways.  And it turns…

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THAT’S IT – I’VE HAD ENOUGH!

Those pesky mice, I am sick to death of them and their meddling ways.  Well they have messed with me one too many times. I seem to have almost eradicated them from my shed as only one of my bait…

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I think the winter is toying with us.

While it may have been warmish for a winter evening the other night, last night was definitely cooler and foggy, but its still not proper cold and all my plants are confused.  I did a wee wander around looking for…

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