Wednesday, August 30, 2006

New Day, New Challenges

Up early today as this is the only day for the next five days that we will get dry weather - so the powers the be say.

So off to survey, repair, recover and weed up the allotment. It is so very wet, but needs must.

I also have to get back and make a new rain cover for the bantams run, as theirs is ripped to shreds. So it will be a busy day.



After vacuum packing and labelling my tomato puree mixture last night,it was getting late so I just flopped on the sofa, put a relaxing CD on - Dire Straits - and read my book. A rare treat for me. Pat was out bowling, so no television, and I got the whole sofa to myself - bliss.

5 comments:

  1. Bliss indeed AL!
    What are you reading at present?

    D

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  2. looks like the bantam cover is sheets of plastice, is it?

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  3. Mrs N - a murder gory story - makes a bit of a change from gardening books.

    patsy - They were made out of shower curtains. Just made a more substantial one. Photos another day. I am truly, truly, exhausted.

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  4. Karen7:31 pm

    Hello AL. Just thought that I would update you from not so sunny Switzerland. I was talking to my husband the other evening about the benefits of getting some hens for the garden, 3 bantoms as they would eat all the coddling moths, provide us with a pet or two and we would get some eggs. So today we took charge of.......





    a Golden Retriever for 5 months ???????? Er.........



    Hens may come later-not. What happened ??' Hubby is now out walking the dog. He, He.Or as Blog speak goes LOL.

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  5. Not much difference in the two huh?

    One provides eggs, eats, pests and manures the garden.

    The other - drops hairs, eats for England, ruins the garden, and well we won't mention that. But they are faithful and adorable, and loving - and Golden Retrievers are nice too. I had a huge almost white one and I loved him to bits - so did everyone else.

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