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Post  milaneyjane on 5/8/2011, 4:34 pm

I guess my gardening obsession isn't a secret in our house. tongue When my family asked what I wanted for Mother's Day I asked for a sunhat and three more sections of cattle panel for my cucs, peas and tomato. Not only did they get me those but I also got a great kneeler/bench that is the perfect height for my 18 inch high beds. Just yesterday I was kneeling on empty plastic manure bags, LOL!
http://www.menards.com/main/tools-hardware/home-garden/tools/small-garden-tools/garden-kneelerseat/p-1480584.htm?tptm=pf


They also gave me a timer for our house (we still have some traditional gardens) and cute garden ornaments. The best was my 11 year old had to make a series of pictures at school to put in a plastic cube. The front drawing is a perfect picture of one of my square foot gardens! I was totally spoiled---I am probably smelling like compost Laughing Now for the rain to stop so I can go out and try my new garden supplies!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Post  sherryeo on 5/8/2011, 4:56 pm

milaneyjane said:

I guess my gardening obsession isn't a secret in our house. ... They also gave me a timer for our house

Nice gifts! Could it be that the timer is to remind you when it's time to come back inside from the garden?! Ha.
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Post  cabinfever on 5/8/2011, 6:15 pm

Sounds awesome! Hope you enjoy your day and your loving family!
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Post  stripesmom on 5/8/2011, 6:46 pm

How sweet! Thank you for posting the kneeling bench link. I'm going to Menard's tomorrow (fun) and I will have to get one. I need one, I really, really do!
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Post  GreenBlueberry on 5/8/2011, 8:14 pm

My daughter (10 years old) went to a garage sale yesterday, and came back to tell me she found the perfect Mother's day present for me for $1.

They were 2 Jiffy Greenhouses with 50 squares each Laughing I guess she's noticed that I really like gardening. She's sweet.


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Post  milaneyjane on 5/8/2011, 8:36 pm

Ok...that should say "hose timer" not house, hahha. But I need a timer too. I spend too much time out there according to my family Smile
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Post  pelujilla on 5/8/2011, 9:22 pm

You know you are doing a great job of raising children when they think of YOU and your likes when purchasing gifts...my boys got me garden solar lights so that I can keep an eye out for deer at night
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Post  shannon1 on 5/9/2011, 12:26 am

I agree with the above statement. It is just the best when your loved ones know what is in your heart, aside from them of course. It is clear there is a lot of I love you in your family.
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Post  HPartin on 5/9/2011, 2:18 pm

I got a leaf blower with a mulching feature. I can't wait to try it. I have had a hard time breaking down leaves for my compost pile.

What my family doesn't know is now that I can mulch leaves, we will be stealing all our neighbors leaf piles and I am sure that they will be helping Wink .

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