#21348 Lame Ducks

THURSDAY, JUNE 15, 2017 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D5kwhBybC0o I have a young flock of 5 Pekin ducks..... (and 2 older Pekin ducks and 4 Mallards, but that's beside the point).  We got these 5 ducklings early March of this year.  As they grew, I realized two are essentially lame.  One of them just scoots along.  She's low to … Continue reading #21348 Lame Ducks

#21347 Love is in the Hair

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 14, 2017 We met because she was the only hairdresser willing to chop my hair off in 1987.  My hair is fine and thin; basically bad hair.  I spent my childhood in pink foam rollers and then my teens and early 20s suffering through perms.  I don't have the patience or ability to … Continue reading #21347 Love is in the Hair

#21346 Leg Day

TUESDAY, JUNE 13, 2017 #TheGARAGE864 warned us last week that it would be leg day (all week).  Here we go.  I will be sore!!!! Day 2 of Orientation at Clemson is the day of Course Registration.  Our IT area is rolling out new security measures, so we are accessible during orientation sessions to offer help … Continue reading #21346 Leg Day

#21345 Future is in good hands.

MONDAY, JUNE 12, 2017 Monday morning - Clemson Orientation found us greeting the new students bright and early.  It's so entertaining to see all the new excited students and parents. Remember Anne's transmission?  She dropped it in Cincinnati and she's been without a car for a week. Well, that brave 25 year old girl got … Continue reading #21345 Future is in good hands.

#21344 Back to the Farm

SUNDAY, JUNE 11, 2017 Before we head back, we make a stop at Waffle House.  A Waffle House breakfast seems to soothe a lot of aches and pains.  I think we ordered every possible combination of hash browns -  scattered, smothered, covered, chunked, capped, etc., etc. Katie gave me this felt board!!! She recently posted … Continue reading #21344 Back to the Farm

#21343- Moving Day

SATURDAY, JUNE 10, 2017 We couldn't get into the new apartment until 10 am, so Georgia took us to Soda City Market.  Columbia shuts down 3 blocks of Main Street for an Open Market each Saturday.  Great fun browsing.  Beautiful produce, lots of pups, unique products.  The center lane had all sorts of folks showing … Continue reading #21343- Moving Day

#21342, Friday

FRIDAY, JUNE 9, 2017 Dropped Maggie and Delilah off at their boarding center (they passed the test!).  Allie goes to Nellie's to play with her for the weekend. Hurrying at work to get things accomplished. But there is never too much hurrying around here.  The tractor and the Rambler set the pace.I arrive home to … Continue reading #21342, Friday

#21341, Thursday

THURSDAY, JUNE 8, 2017 Heading out of town for the weekend.  Maggie, the miracle dog, convinced us that our pups need supervision when we are out of town.  We are trying out Foolish Heart Farm that some friends recommended.  Maggie and Delilah go to daycare today to see if they are "suitable" for the kennel.  … Continue reading #21341, Thursday

#21340, Wednesday

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 7, 2017 A special joy of summer is the arrival of the hummingbirds. Work is getting busy.  For IT folks at universities, the summer is not a quiet time.  that's when we get things done.  New student Orientation starts next week and that will be an active part of my life for the … Continue reading #21340, Wednesday


TUESDAY, JUNE 6, 2017 Getting old sucks.... but I"m fighting it!  Thanks #thegarage864! Remember my dirty gutters from yesterday?  Well, this is my favorite solution.  I love the iRobot gutter cleaner!!!  I got it years ago and it's still going strong.  Love, love, love it!!! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fj6lRToH7fk In response to requests, here is my basic Tomato … Continue reading #21339