Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Thinking Ahead

Photo by Salt Water New England


7 comments:

  1. Be here before you know it!

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  2. All gardeners are optimists! Who cares if the squash got bugs or the tomatoes were devoted by groundhogs. Spring is right around the corner! Time for a fresh start.

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  3. I feel like winter hasn't really started yet...it's been so warm!

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  4. Got my first AM transistor radio in the 50's, at age 8 or 9, with the points I earned selling vegetable seeds door to door in the spring. Simpler times it would seem, until we remember the atom bomb drills that had us all diving under our desks. I never understood how that would help. Tornadoes, flying glass, I got that. But ... oh well. Rambling.

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    1. I always said, " pull up a lawn chair, grab a beer and watch the fireworks". Who the heck would want to survive a nuclear attack- especially if you had to live on canned veggies in an underground bunker for many years?

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  5. I can't wait until it's gardening time. My bulbs are already coming up in the gardens! Normally, I don't see a daffodil until the end of February. I'm concerned they won't survive a deep prolonged freeze- if that ever comes. My milkweed seeds are in the frig stratifying for planting in a few weeks. My two large indoor bulb gardens are blooming and my entire house smells of hyacinth fragrance.

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