Day 9 - Squirrel Talk

 In case you haven't noticed, I have a thing for squirrels...Like my blogs all have/had "squirrel in them"California Dreamin' Squirrel...more
I really like squirrels too! I know they can be destructive, but they're sure cute the rest of ...more

Peppermint oil: A rather useless squirrel deterrent

 Damn squirrels have dug up the coleus plants in the three bottom pots repeatedly!...more
Squirrels can be tough to deal with!  Mint will keep them away, but you should use the mint ...more

Friday Wrap-Up

It's been an interesting week of  rescheduling, trying to get enough sleep to be productive and just function. I'm so glad for the weekend because I really need to relax and recharge. I don't know how much relaxing is going to get done but I'll try....more

Wednesday's Back

Willing myself to be enthusiastic, that's all I can do.  The weather feels like spring and it's certainly raining like it's spring. I will enjoy it and appreciate it because by Thursday or Friday the snow and biting winds will be back....more

Watch Out We're Getting Serious

 It is no more fun and games in my house when it comes to gardening. This past weekend we decided to make a serious investment with both our money and time. We've been playing with the idea for a while, considered building our own, did research so we finally bit the bullet and bought a greenhouse....more

#274 Present, Day 22 of 31

I think I might have missed one somewhere,but I have been posting at my main**Views do not reflect any physician group, hospital, or any professional institutions or associations with which I am affiliated.  ...more

Behold, The Squirrel...or Me.

The first football game of the season was held on a day with weather as hot as a firecracker.  Even the animals couldn't take it.  As my husband and I were headed toward the giant, baking, concrete stadium we passed this little squirrel on campus.  He was leaning out of his hole, hanging on to the edge for dear life and panting as if he would never cool off....more
What a cool picture!!!   Kathy http://gigglingtruckerswife.blogspot.commore

Damn Squirrel

Damn Squirrel ...more

30DOC, Day 5

I still haven't had a chance to track down some sort of squirrel repellent, so my herbs continue to be critter-handled on a daily basis. I finally lost patience and brought the containers inside today, just to give the poor little plants a break. Unfortunately this means that they'll get a break from the sun as well, which is NOT a good thing. I need to deal with this issue very soon, or I will no longer have an herb garden! ...more They're cute, but they're a real pain! I imagine chipmunks are much the ...more

Squirrelled Herbs

Squirrels are so sweet, aren't they? With their fluffy tails and tiny paws and cute cheeks? The way they chase each other up and down the telephone poles and across the fencetops? Their adorable nibbling action? Yeah, that's what I thought too. Until they took over my herb garden. ...more