Category Archives: ducks

Probably the Only Flood of 2013

Or, irrigation gone slightly awry. Most excellent! Say ducks and geese, great for the front yard, ok for the garden and merely a temporary inconvenience for the chickens.  But poor Atsili hates to have his toes wet.  It’s been a … Continue reading

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Waters of Life

Aside from daffodils, forsythia, and tulips, one sign that spring has finally arrived in Albuquerque’s South Valley is water in the main irrigation ditch. By mid March the large ditches were full and we spent the better part of a day … Continue reading

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Yep, Raccoons Again!

This is the work of raccoons. No doubt about it, and not what you want to wake up to in the morning.   Don spotted raccoon prints out front in the soft dirt first thing Sunday morning when we left to … Continue reading

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Moving On

It’s quite natural I think to want to only relate the good things that happen on your blog.  But that isn’t real and it certainly isn’t honest.  So this is the story of what I’ve come to think of as … Continue reading

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After the Dust Settles

Our “help Yiska come home” concrete busting party was a huge success thanks to Robin, Cedar, Dave, Dillan and Orin.  Not only did we annihilate that slab but we did it in about 4 hours saving us some money on … Continue reading

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Young, straight, attractive male goose looking for female….

Spring is really here now, the forsythia is blooming, the grass is becoming more green everyday and daffodils are everywhere.  Johnny’s Garden is so beautiful, its such a treat to watch mother nature work her magic and make it come … Continue reading

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Bounce!

This morning as I left for work I noticed the first of the daffodil blooms have broken free.  The tulips and iris’ are up also and the lilac and forsythia are close to bursting.  The garden is tilled and waiting … Continue reading

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