So, even though it is forecast to go up to 80 tomorrow, I am declaring Summer officially O.V.E.R. Just to prove my point, I pulled out the cucumber plants, which were way skeevy anyway.
The Pearlies spent a chilly night outside again. After noodling it over this morning with my herbal tea and no breakfast (had to fast for 14 hours for a blood test - it's gruesome), I decided that, if the Pearlies were too
Hoops are going up over the Swiss chard, which is healthy and dense. Like nothing else in my garden. I am still on a day-to-day watch with Flora, but we seem to be making a tiny bit of headway. Kay (the Angel in cute acorn jewelry) came over on Sunday morning and we rassled sheep, goats and a camel. They all got Ivermectin shots and Apria got wormed. She is definitely a five-man project. So everyone is done for now. I just checked my second favorite apple orchard and they have apples, so an apple-picking trip may be in this weekend's forecast. Everything on the job front is static, so I am taking the stance that no news is good news.