Monthly Archive: October 2008

Green Corn Project benefit 0

Green Corn Project benefit

We had a great time volunteering at the Green Corn Project fundraiser today. It was a huge success. So huge, in fact, that pretty much all the food was gone by 2pm! Yowza! I...

New bed 3

New bed

Yesterday morning, Bubba from the Natural Gardener delivered 2.5 cubic yards of Hill Country Garden soil. We moved it into the new bed and got it planted. It looks better in real life, but...

Wildflower Center sale 2

Wildflower Center sale

It was a beautiful day for the Wildflower Center plant sale. The fall asters were blooming everywhere– I don’t know how or why I left without buying any, but I did. We did come...

It worked! 0

It worked!

Hey! It worked! It rained 1.5 inches here! I did something for the first time this week: fertilize the yard. I have never fertilized grass before. Skip Richter made me do it! Well, after...

The dogs are clean, so maybe it will rain now 4

The dogs are clean, so maybe it will rain now

All I did was take Coaly and Pepper to the groomer, but BT got serious and bathed Sweetpea. Usually if I bathe more than one dog, it rains enough to make mud. People think...

Progress 2

Progress

I would show you the progress in the back bed, but it sure doesn’t look like much at the moment.Β  Just a bunch of dead grass and some little scrawny plants. The white potato...