Presidents Day 2012

A little recap of our very busy Presidents Day (note I wrote ‘day,’ not weekend) . . .

We did a little sewing . . .

The kids are making book covers. If they are ever finished I’ll share pictures of the finished products.

And a little painting . . .

And attempted to make it a little more difficult for Chewy to jump the fence . . .

We planted strawberries . . .

And ollas in the herb garden (so very, very cool) . . .

Played foursquare . . .

Did a little stove repair . . .

Unearthed a potato bug . . .

We took out the remnants of the Ficus tree that fell victim to the December windstorm . . .

We made chicken pot pie . . . 1) how can something so ugly be so yummy, 2) yellow food should never be served in a yellow bowl . . .

And we buried a hamster . . . and placed a cross in memory of the one we left behind in Alaska who died two weeks ago . . . Hazel and Nibblet. We are now a hamster-less family.

Today we’re recovering.



2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Diane Miller
    Feb 21, 2012 @ 18:35:18

    What a busy day! Too bad about Hazel but I guess you weren’t surprised. Does the Chewy fix work? Sure hope so. Have a good week. Mom


  2. Aunt Jaynk
    Feb 22, 2012 @ 14:58:06

    Aww, so sorry to hear about Hazel and Nibblet. Hugs!


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