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Rita on July 9th, 2012

Today I took my chicken poo tea and gave everyone a shot of booster juice.  It’s the second application.  No schedule, just thought it was time.  Some things are kind of flagging so this might fix it.  My cukes are wilting, for one .  I think it might be a squash bug that loves cukes [...]

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Rita on July 8th, 2012

First, we decided to finally catch this movie, the Moonrise Kingdom.  If you click on the title, it’ll take you to a trailer.  What a crazy movie!  I’ve watched quite a few supposedly funny movies and never even chuckled.  This movie made me laugh a bunch of times, surprised me a lot and amazed a [...]

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Rita on June 21st, 2012

Or if you prefer Celcius: I know EVERYONE LOVES the heat…but I do not!!  My animals do not either.  Last night, 3 of 5 chickens were panting in the coop with wings held out.  They did not look happy.  The coop was 31.8 degrees C.  I put an ice-filled metal bowl in with them.  I [...]

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Rita on May 31st, 2012

Sewing has taken a backseat to other things lately.  Those annoying cubes stopped me dead, plus a couple of other projects that were avoidable, if you know what I mean.  Here’s what’s happening otherwise. First a kitty interlude.  The black one is Mitza and the orange one, I’ve mentioned before, is Oscar.  You’d think that [...]

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