|Good Deal Beauty
Sept- October 2012
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|June 1 Monarch at feeder
|Jun2-3 Rich has begun railing
& posts for future deck fence
|Doors & drawers still missing, but
hutch is functional for storage!
|Jun8-9 Showcasing my new
lawnmower, composter &
|Jun 9-10 Rich, the axe-man, worked the deck railing, mostly, while I
continued moving topsoil to future front lawn & planting more grass seeds.
|My back Garden scenes
|That's the future pond outline, front, left
|Jun 16-17 Scenes from our garden property, beyond the enclosed yard
working on access
|jun 15 front
dirtwork & more
|Rich & I both worked on
digging the pond
|Rich's new TOY!
|June 15-16-17 I moved more dirt & planted more Grass seeds !
|Jun 22-25 Rich with another new
toy, mowing the lawn, at BBQ +
front & backyard scenes
|jun24- Burke Mountain area scenes
|Jun 25 - Storm-a -coming
|Pond is progressing!
|Jun 30-Jul1-2, More Grass seeds
planted & grass IS growing!
|July 4th HEAVY rainfall..half-filled the pond
and really messed up my grass seeds!
|July 8-Flowers on Burke mountaintop & Rich with deck railing
|Back yard herbs, flowers are growing!
|July 14-15 Garden progressing !
|July 17-19 Rich was busy
installing ceiling fans in 5 rooms
~great timing as weather is HOT
He also worked on digging the
trench for our spring-fed pond !
|Above is in the
& to the left is the
Kitty cat room !
|Jul 20-23 Rich continued
on trench & located
underground spring ! (
now the piping will need
to be installed )
|July 20-22 Rich & I also worked
on sifting topsoil, carting it to
front lawn & I seeded the whole
rest of the near side !( what was
previously worked is now burnt!)
|July 20-22 My back garden
flowers are growing as is my
veggie garden, incl tomatoes
& cucumbers + herbs !
|July 23 Trench partly caved in
following heavy rains, but luckily, pipe
is underneath de dirt.
|July 28-30- Pipes & stakes in
place for pond, Rich started
re-filling trenches....Our First
rose, in bloom & wildflowers
growing along the pathway !
|July 30-Rich is working
on attic insulation & the
wasp problem is now
|Aug 3-5 Rich worked on
stakes for pond, then liner as
well as moved dirt nearby &
covered up trench !
|Aug 10-13- Rich moved more dirt, and seeds planted
earlier this week are sprouting by the pond !
|I reaped my first tomato & many more are coming!
|Aug 13 I been feeding de squirrells again! ( backyard woodpile)
|Aug 9-10 Rich worked at installing the toydy in
the downstairs loo & the electric fixture...
|Aug-Rich cleared out the woodpile ( moved 2 garage)
from the lot next to leechfield & created parking spots +
sowed more grass seeds for the tractor driveway.
|Sept 1- My cucumbers are growing! & Rich worked on digging deeper for the spring
|Sept 5 Overnight rainfall
helped fill the pond ( a little)!
(Drought is tough on grass)
|Rich has also been working on my
future dining room table..that's a
pillar/leg in the lathe! He also
painted the garage floor ! » » »
|Sept 11, Rich built my 2
ramps for the cats...he also
did the trim around the door
last weekend !
|Sept 8- Heavy rains lately have
helped start to fill the pond!
|From the wheat/leachfield ~ June 10
|Sister-in-law Danielle's 2 shots
of the Homestead, Sept 17
|Rich took some shots of a
Red Pileated Woodpecker in
our trees. ( below, in flight)
|Sept 23 Rich is
filling the back
part of the
|Autumn decoration is up on
the door and leaves are
covering the pond!
|Sept 25, Rich
shots , right
left on Rte
|Sept 23~ more crown molding shots, in
entrance hallway area, dining room & hall
|Rich installs privacy door
handle in our master suite
|Oct 2 Huey is settling, following
his & Mysty's arrival on the 30th
|Oct 3-5 We moved my
Bromont furniture on Oct 3 &
"settled" things in the living
room on the 4th & 5th, where
Rich finished crown molding.
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