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Re: Yoohoo!

  • Subject: Re: Yoohoo!
  • From: Theresa G <tchessie@gmail.com>
  • Date: Sat, 28 Nov 2009 08:15:44 -0800

Insanely windy here today too.  Top half of fountain blew over, frost proof
cover is now tangles in the apricot tree, umbrella blew over (even tho it
was closed), etc.  Still very windy.  WIll go out and clean up later after
it lets up some.  Winter garden is coming along- broccoli raab, lettuce,
spinach, and peas are all coming up.  Loquats are getting bigger (yum).
Need to put up some xmas lights today if the wind allows.  Oh the list of
"need to" just goes on and on..  But, I'm nearly done christmas shopping!


On Sat, Nov 28, 2009 at 6:57 AM, <Aplfgcnys@aol.com> wrote:

> I hope everyone is very happily busy  after having had a great
> Thanksgiving.
> Ours was quiet, but pleasant.  Chet took me out for a mid-day dinner at a
> nice restaurant.  I had made tentative plans for a traditional dinner to
> include the two foreign-born neighbors and our Thai friend, but Chet
> thought
> it was too much on top of the big job I was just finishing up. He was
> probably right.
> Finally had one half-day of almost nice weather on Tuesday, so I was able
> to get my bulbs in.  Whew!  While poking around in the beds to plant the
> bulbs I discovered that two of my Hellebores have buds coming up about
> an inch.  That's much too early - they usually peep out during the February
> thaw if there is one.  I guess they're tough enough to take whatever comes.
> The weather continues to be most disagreeable - mostly cloudy and in the
> 50s, but no real rain.  Today is very windy and chillier - still cloudy.
> At
> least it has blown away most of the leaves.  Chet had paid a crew of what
> he calls landscrapers to clean up the leaves a couple of weeks ago.  It
> didn't seem to matter to him that the leaves weren't all down.  He has
> always seemed to expect nature to abide by his schedule instead of the
> other way around, so I didn't say anything - wouldn't have done any good
> and somehow I would end up being to blame.  Anyway, no sooner than
> the leaf-blowers had gone than the two large hickories, the Bradford pear
> and the Gingko dropped their leaves and you couldn't even tell we had
> once been cleaned up. Today's wind has taken most of them away.
> Has anyone heard from Jesse Rene about Brandi?  I hope she is doing
> better.  I well know how difficult it is to watch our offspring having
> problems that we know they have to deal with themselves.
> Once again, I hope everyone's holiday was blessed. Friendship is one
> of the things we have to be most thankful for.
> Auralie
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