Archive for October, 2009

Dragged kicking and screaming into the century of the fruitbat

Thursday, October 29th, 2009

With apologies to Terry Prachett, I feel like I being dragged (dragging myself?) into the Century of the Fruitbat.  As I mentioned a long time ago, I don’t care for Facebook.  I prefer my blog.  That said, many of my friends and most of my family use Facebook.  So I’m going to start a bit […]

Bee space

Wednesday, October 21st, 2009

I need another hobby about like I need a(nother) hole in my head.  But at the same time, ya gotta keep life interesting.  Several times over the past few years, K and I have talked about keeping bees.  I think that next year we’ll finally do it.  We’re interested in the bees themselves (hive mind!  […]

Now I am feeling inadequate

Tuesday, October 6th, 2009

I went out to the garden on Sunday and took a look at how the okra was doing.  Now I’m feeling somewhat, um, inadequate… as a gardener. Really, who lets okra get that big.  I should have been picking them every two or three days so that the maximum size was only 3-5 inches, not […]