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Pumpkin & Watermelon Update

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7 days from planting and they are sprouting right on schedule . . . watermelon plant still looking good (it’s at the end of the drip hose)!  Kinda hard to tell the watermelon plant vs. the weeds, lol.

Outdoor Kitchen/Bar Counter

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I’ve begun the process of making my outdoor kitchen/bar counter & storage.

I decided to make a 20″ counter space + 12″ more for overhang.  The length is 75″.

Feel free to zoom in – lol – not bad for a rookie! and FYI the concrete does have a slight slant for drainage.

Not to shabby – It’s upside down – I need to put casters on it before I tip it right side up and add a couple more counter top supports. That’s it for now

– updates as progress continues.  😉

Knock Out Roses

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I rescued this Knock Out Rose bush from the clearance section at Lowe’s a couple of weeks ago.  I’ve never planted or had a rose bush but these are suppose to be pretty maintenance free.  I certainly hope so!

Finally got it in the ground over the weekend. I noticed a couple of rose buds this morning when I was watering it! Yahoo

WOW Me Wednesday!

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Don’t let the size fool you!  It’s the absolute perfect amount of delicious, yumminess!!  THICK Dove dark chocolate shell and yummmmmy raspberry sorbet!!! ONLY 150 calories – the perfect treat!  If you love dark chocolate and raspberry you will NOT be disappointed!!  😉

Garden is Planted

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A couple pepper plants, a cherry tomato & 3 different tomato plants.  Thought I’d try these out – 1 Early Girl – 1 Better Boy & 1 Goliath.

Thought I’d try out some Rosemary and Basil this year.

3 Rows of lettuce, 1 row of carrots & 1 row of radishes – Love a fresh summertime salad!