Defensive Gardening

Trying to Garden Peacefully While Battling an Army of Psychotic Squirrels Plus Other Random Thoughts

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Happy Birthday, Mom!

Ellis on Apr 27th 2012

I picked the nephew and niece up from school and we went to pick strawberries.
Well, first we stopped at a gas station for slushies like we do every other Friday but they didn’t have any. Niece got a SpongeBob popsicle and nephew opted for nothing. Niece was literally crying beforehand over nephew’s calling the front [...]

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We accomplished a lot tonight!

Ellis on Apr 26th 2012

The niece and nephew arrived at 6:00 this afternoon. The nephew had a 4-stanza micro-managed poem he was to complete by tomorrow with all sorts of different rhyming patterns in each stanza, a hyperbole in this one, a metaphor in that one, two things in this one, etc. It was a nightmare considering [...]

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