Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Knitting Projects

 tiny mittens and red sweater pieces are for grandsons, cloth is for?

#82 Is Freed At Ketner Lake

Welcome Squirrel #82

While I gather #82 and ignore his pleas to be set free, this one watches everything.
Our garden and the tranquil evenings spent on our back patio are two reasons for using the have a heart so faithfully.

Are You Next?

He watched my every move as I photographed and loaded #81 into the wagon.  The last few catches seem younger and smaller..a new batch?

#81 Gets a Wagon Ride to New Home

No Gray Hair Yet

Julie gave me a great haircut this morning as is her usual.  She also said, "no gray hair and lots of people are jealous of that."  Still wearing the temporary bridge.............sometimes things even out.

Squirrel #81

Beautiful Albeit Stupid Bluejay

Canadian Geese Returned

#80 Released Near Witt Elementary

Little "cousin" across the street from us announced, "Those squirrels just don't want to take a break!"

Still Scolding

Happy Halloween #80!!

I am sooooo in trouble!! This one did NOT stop scolding me!!

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Toasted Pumpkin Seeds

drying a wee bit outside
                                    out of the oven, still warm, and delicious!

Log Splitter

New Toy Arrived

Carving Pumpkins: Her and His Methods

 The pumpkins are home grown right here in our back yard.

 Yes, men think differently!!

Squirrel #79

Doc gives it a ride to Standley Lake in his subaru baja.

RE Store

 part of Habitat for Humanity and a great place for new fireplace tools...........
 a light fixture more our style.....................
and sewing and crafting supplies.......................

Early Walk on Our Day Off

Monday, October 29, 2012

Trying to Work Before Class

 Little grandson's sweater back and part of sleeve..................
special order of three overall sets, Gregor briefs, and Baby pjs. .................

HOWEVER! I am delighted to remove three more squirrels from our yard and garden!! It is a beautiful day for three walks to the park, hauling a squirrel in the wagon each time!!

#78 Joins The Other 77 Squirrels

Hello Third Catch of the Day! #78

New Home for #77

She is at Ketner Lake with lots of friends and family.

Hello #77

 and your friend, #78 is waiting his turn to go into the have a heart.

#76 Is A Free Woman!

Loveliest Day for Wagon Ride

Rowdy #76 isn't quite as happy about the wagon trip to Ketner Lake as I am!

Squirrel #76

Sunday, October 28, 2012

Four Knitting Projects

Squirrel #75, Yard, Cookies

 Yesterday he drove #75 squirrel to his new home at Sandley Lake.
 Today he is raking leaves, baking cookies, and watching Snowman shrink.

Saturday, October 27, 2012

Knitting and Sewing

Less Snow on Our Walk

 less water in Lake Ketner too!  We need a lot of snow to replenish the lake!

snowman in our backyard is melting and tilting

Canning Apple Butter

using apples from our tree

Friday, October 26, 2012

Squirrel #74 to Ketner Lake

Looks like a momma went into the cage.  My battery was too low to video her release but she sounded a "thank you" upon running from the have a heart cage.