We had our TV disconnected this week. We were paying nearly a hundred $ per month and figured out we weren't watching it. Everything is getting so expensive - groceries, gas, eating out (pizza and hotdogs) as well as everything else, we decided to forgo TV for the summer. We have the option of turning it back on anytime we want, so maybe this winter when we spend so much time inside. But with the trash on the tube any more, that will be a hard decision. We are both readers and have enjoyed the quietness that affords. We've got windows open most of the time so birds singing, the wind in the trees, an occasional dog bark, mostly silence, this is the best. If you've never tried it, do!
More rain in our forecast. But that's ok ... we finally got a fence
around our new garden area. This year we are going to have a garden!
Finally. After six years of not having one I decided to pay to have a
fence put up. What a beautiful job these folks did. Much better than
we would / could have done. He's even building me a garden arch for the
gate. I'm so blessed to have found such a nice, hardworking couple to
Today if it doesn't rain too hard we're rototilling our garden for the second time this year. Then I've got all kinds of seeds ready to plant. Also flowers to brighten up the garden around the sides. In my mind it is beautiful. I hope it turns out like I imagine.