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Planting Roses

May 23, 2012

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Goose renovated our front yard this past weekend.  The rock garden he created is perfect for growing one of my favourite outdoor plants – rose bushes.  Roses have been given a bad rap for being difficult to grow.  While I will readily confess that they will require more maintenance than, say, a marigold or evergreen, […]

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Tidbit Thursday – Wasp Trap

July 13, 2011

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Goose is allergic to bee stings.   How allergic?  Hard to say.  It’s not one of those things we regularly test run.  What we do know is that he is getting more anaphylactic with each sting  Ergo, we take measures to keep the stinging little suckers – and their cousins – at bay. You can buy […]

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Tidbit Thursday – A Little Help From My Friends

June 8, 2011


Goose is a very, very wise man.  Not only does he make space ships fly (well, OK, not space ships, Blackberries, and no, I guess they don’t fly, the data technically does), he knows that one of the many ways to his wife’s heart is through washing the dishes. The other surefire way?  Bring her […]

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