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It is cold again here, and we even got a bit of snow (a bare dusting). I have been working on internet stuff, like adding links to my Green Garden search, and to the two links pages I started on “Ilona’s Garden“. It seems to be time consuming for me to do that- one of these days I ‘ll try to devote a block of hours to the task.
Brand-new news? I just had a greenhouse delivered. It is small, yes, but it is a greenhouse. I had wanted one for -literally- decades, but had pretty much given up on the idea. It just didn’t seem like it could be worked into the budget. But recently, when my husband turned interested in producing more of our food and plants… it became a reality. Just like that! I wanted a much more expensive one, of course, but this was the only one the budget, and my inexperience using a greenhouse, could allow. Bought it at Costco.
Admittedly, money was not the only consideration: we get fierce wind conditions here. We are going to try to put it up nevertheless, and situate it as well as we can. I hope I never write a future post bemoaning what happened to my new toy in a freak ‘Hurricane Ike’ blowing in.