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Our Thanksgiving in California

Our Thanksgiving in California

Hope everyone had a wonderful holiday. One down and two more to go. December will be an entire month of merriment, but we have a lot to be merry about, right? We spent Thanksgiving in Walnut Creek, California with our grandkids. The weather was fantastic, in fact we...

Dig This – Eat Those Veggies At Thanksgiving

Well the beautiful fall foliage is “leaving” quickly, and with a little help from the blustering north and south winds. So now the holidays are upon us. Thanksgiving is a time for us to look around us, and observe the incredibly beautiful lakes we get to...
Dig This – The Colors Of Fall

Dig This – The Colors Of Fall

Well it looks like the fall color is going to last one more week. The Sweetgum tree in front of our house is really changing color this week. Thank you Mother Nature for a beautiful fall! So there are other colors you can enjoy this time of year. There are...

Dig This – Why Do Leaves Turn Colors?

Well I was beginning to think our fall foliage was going to be “not so great”. Everything seemed to be either green or brown, period. Then all of the sudden, last Friday, Saturday and Sunday, everything seemed to explode. Red, orange and yellow leaves...

Dig This – The First Freeze Of The Year

Well we’ve moved through October and Thanksgiving is just around the corner. I thought we were going to have some normal fall weather, and we did for a few days, in fact we had a hard freeze. And now we are going to see 80 degrees again this week. Too bad it...

Dig This – Cleaning Up The Plants

We are already at the end of October!! Holy cow! And I just picked some more vine ripened tomatoes this week. Crazy, huh? So it is that time of year to start making decisions on which potted plants you want to bring inside for the winter. The temperatures are getting...
Dig This – That Favorite Chore of Fall – Leaves!

Dig This – That Favorite Chore of Fall – Leaves!

Oh well, we are still on the weather roller coaster. It was 88 degrees Saturday and then only 65 on Sunday. Didn’t get a whole lot of rain out of that cool front either. And we will see 80 degrees again by the weekend…whatever! I mentioned fall chores...
Dig This – The Fall Weather and Garden Chores

Dig This – The Fall Weather and Garden Chores

WOW! It’s October and we are still having some 80+ degree days. Crazy! Looks like it will cool down a little this week, but the real fall weather is coming next week…or so we hope. Anyway, the weather was perfect for the South Grand Lake Chamber’s...

Dig This – Cleaning Out The Tomato Plants

Well it looks like our fall weather is going to be as crazy as the summer was. After a week of 70’s and low 80’s, now we are going to hit 90-ish this weekend! Good grief! It’s back to summertime…again! Oh well, the tomatoes will love it....

Dig This – On To September

Boy, Mother Nature did a fantastic job on the weather for the last big weekend of the summer, didn’t she? Sunny, 90’s, no rain to interrupt boating, rock crawling, swimming, gardening, or anything else you wanted to do outside. It was probably more...