Archive for April, 2006

Pack test done!!!

Thursday, April 20th, 2006

The pack test is done, and Dave and I both passed  I didn’t set a record time wise, but when you are walking around a track for 3 miles with 45 pounds of kitty litter on your back I can’t say I felt a need to rush either.  I really enjoyed chatting with some of […]

Flowers still alive

Sunday, April 16th, 2006

The super secret mixture seems to be working – my plants are still alive and show no signs of being munched on by deer though I know the deer have been through the front yard on a daily basis.  I bought Dave a ficus tree this past week as well, and he is quite excited […]


Sunday, April 9th, 2006

I’m trying out my green thumb finally – now I will see how the deer enjoy it.  I cleaned up the area around our front walk Sunday and 5 construction trash bags later I was ready to plant a portion of it.  Planting here is so much different than CA – in CA there were […]

Stalking deer

Friday, April 7th, 2006

As I was walking down the front walk two full grown deer and two babies wondered into the front yard.  The two full grown deer began to approach me on the sidewalk as I walked towards them (but really towards the garage).  They just kept coming, so I did what every sensible person would do […]

Starting week 3!

Monday, April 3rd, 2006

Week 3 is coming up, and I cannot wait.  I am really enjoying my job, and the people I work with appreciate having me there.  We have been down hard with a nasty cold.  It has taken all life out of me for about 2 weeks now – I don’t remember feeling so exhausted after […]