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I want one too

Post  Windmere on Thu 30 May 2013, 5:48 pm

My wife, daughter and I all looked at this. We think they look fantastic. We'd love to try one, and we suspect we'd instantly get addicted. The scalping thing? Well, not so cool. Supply and demand in action.
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Post  llama momma on Sat 01 Jun 2013, 7:33 am

Looking through binoculars this morning at the birds I muttered cowbell instead of cowbird and I blame Rooster for this. jocolor
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Post  camprn on Sat 01 Jun 2013, 7:38 am

@llama momma wrote:Looking through binoculars this morning at the birds I muttered cowbell instead of cowbird and I blame Rooster for this. jocolor
That's AWESOME! darn funny Everyone needs more cowbell. happy banana

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Post  llama momma on Sat 01 Jun 2013, 7:48 am

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Post  RoOsTeR on Sat 01 Jun 2013, 10:29 am

You can never have enough!

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Post  llama momma on Sat 01 Jun 2013, 10:41 am

COWBIRD! geek
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Post  boffer on Mon 03 Jun 2013, 10:55 am

@goosegirl wrote:...I am just about the laziest gardener ever...
I think I could give you some competition for that title, but...

I'm too lazy to figure out how to make it a contest! Razz
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Post  CapeCoddess on Mon 03 Jun 2013, 12:28 pm

Bwaaahahaha... funny post

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Post  mschaef on Mon 03 Jun 2013, 3:00 pm

+ 1 funny post
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Re: Senseless Banter...

Post  Goosegirl on Mon 03 Jun 2013, 6:28 pm

@boffer wrote:
@goosegirl wrote:...I am just about the laziest gardener ever...
I think I could give you some competition for that title, but...

I'm too lazy to figure out how to make it a contest! Razz

Now THAT is lazy! rofl

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Post  brainchasm on Tue 04 Jun 2013, 1:49 am

mmf...it is so hard to type straight.....nngfff.....with so many peas.....omnomnom.....in my mouf.......mfhrnk.....everyday......mmmm.....delicious!

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Post  Goosegirl on Tue 04 Jun 2013, 7:13 am

@brainchasm wrote:mmf...it is so hard to type straight.....nngfff.....with so many peas.....omnomnom.....in my mouf.......mfhrnk.....everyday......mmmm.....delicious!

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Post  mschaef on Tue 04 Jun 2013, 9:43 am

@brainchasm wrote:mmf...it is so hard to type straight.....nngfff.....with so many peas.....omnomnom.....in my mouf.......mfhrnk.....everyday......mmmm.....delicious!
Well we have over 80 peas that have sprouted so think I will be have plenty here soon. tongue And still waiting for the last 48 to sprout. When I decided to plant peas I think I was over excited about them.
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Post  camprn on Fri 07 Jun 2013, 9:18 pm

Snow, ice and rime.

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Post  Triciasgarden on Sat 08 Jun 2013, 10:54 am

Talk about lazy, I was too lazy to add to the comment when it was fresher!

Mschaef and brainchasm I think you two will also have to come over and plant and grow my peas for me!

Camprn beautiful pictures! Funny how in the winter I am so looking forward to warmer weather. The warmer weather gets here and I don't want to be sweating and those winter pictures look so inviting, at least for about a minute of being in it.


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Post  RoOsTeR on Sat 08 Jun 2013, 11:00 am

Why is it when I have everything planned out to spend the day working in the garden, the wind decides to blow like half a million miles an hour

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Re: Senseless Banter...

Post  Triciasgarden on Sat 08 Jun 2013, 11:12 am

Two of my granddaughters (9 and 12 yrs old) by my daughter's remarriage spent the night. We spent time in my garden yesterday spreading straw in my broccoli bed. I dropped a bundle on the ground outside the bed and earwigs went running. Arghhh!. We killed all earwigs that we could see, took the straw out of the bed and soaked it in buckets of water and reapplied to the beds. Around 8 p.m. last night we went out to see if there were any earwigs under the straw in the beds and there were. I think we introduced them into the beds with the first application and they went hiding. We put some of the soaked straw in another bed and no earwigs. So before I put any mulch back in that bed, I have to make sure I get the earwigs gone or they will set up a breeding frenzy like last year. Can't things just be simple!

Anyway, we dug out one of my old sfg beds and broke up clods (yes that was the old way of doing things) and had so much fun talking and making up silly names for each other. They seemed to enjoy working in the garden and it was great fun to have them there. It sure makes the work go faster and tons more fun!

I have three compost piles, one is so close to being done I can envision it! My goal is to switch all of my beds out to the newer way of MM, but I am waiting. I have been trying to find compost commercially that would work, but honestly I am not happy with any of it. Garden centers talk it up but I can see it is not anything close to what I am making.

Anyway, my granddaughters and I had a great time and they are such fun!
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Post  Triciasgarden on Sat 08 Jun 2013, 11:17 am

@RoOsTeR wrote:Why is it when I have everything planned out to spend the day working in the garden, the wind decides to blow like half a million miles an hour

And you have to wear goggles so you don't end up with a mound of dirt in your eyes and this is the day you were putting up shade cloth and trellises and it is being blown into the next county. The plants you were working with/on are threatening to join the shade cloth, even though they are anchored into the soil! Good luck Rooster!
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Post  CapeCoddess on Sat 08 Jun 2013, 1:47 pm

@Triciasgarden wrote:
@RoOsTeR wrote:Why is it when I have everything planned out to spend the day working in the garden, the wind decides to blow like half a million miles an hour

And you have to wear goggles so you don't end up with a mound of dirt in your eyes and this is the day you were putting up shade cloth and trellises and it is being blown into the next county. The plants you were working with/on are threatening to join the shade cloth, even though they are anchored into the soil! Good luck Rooster!

YES! I have to wear my motorcycle goggles or my eyes tear up and I can't see what I'm doing...and I have to see in order to know that the tarp containing the MM ingredients about to be mixed is folded over the mound, so I run around looking for rocks for anchors but end up having to use my 2 shoes that I'd kicked off earlier, and they get folded in the tarp and buried under the MM that's rolling onto the grass coz the wind caught the tarp just as I got the rolling momentum going...blah blah blah...thank goodness that's over....until I forget and the next new box bug bites. cutesie

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Post  Triciasgarden on Sun 09 Jun 2013, 5:48 pm

CC: darn funny
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Post  RoOsTeR on Sun 09 Jun 2013, 6:40 pm

YES! I have to wear my motorcycle goggles or my eyes tear up and I can't see what I'm doing...

Pictures please!! Cool

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Post  Triciasgarden on Sun 09 Jun 2013, 6:55 pm

Rooster, hope it went well for you yesterday!
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Post  RoOsTeR on Sun 09 Jun 2013, 7:12 pm

@Triciasgarden wrote:Rooster, hope it went well for you yesterday!

Grin and bear it! That's about all you can do sometimes lol. It did go very well and thank you Tricia

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Post  gwennifer on Mon 10 Jun 2013, 12:38 am

@RoOsTeR wrote:Why is it when I have everything planned out to spend the day working in the garden, the wind decides to blow like half a million miles an hour
Probably for the same reason that when I have everything planned out to spend Jackson's naptime working in the garage, he won't go down for a nap.
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Post  Triciasgarden on Mon 10 Jun 2013, 12:48 am

For sure Gwennifer! If you were waiting for his nap to be over, he would sleep for three hours!

One thing that has me stumped, when did you turn 100 years old and how can you have a little one (at that age) to put down for a nap so you can go clean out the garage, lol!

I remember when my kids were that age and attempting to get things done while they napped! Now on the days I watch my grandkids, I sure look forward to those nap times.
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