Sunday, April 19, 2009

Goin' Berry Crazy...

I am on a mission. First, I'm determined to clean up around all the blackberry briars on our property. Then I need to plant the blueberry bushes and strawberry plants I purchased over the weekend. If anyone has any growin' tips you'd like to share, please do. I could use all the help I can get.


Now let me ask you... Have you ever tried to weed around blackberry briars??!! Holy smokes! I spent most of the time pullin' off the prickers snagged to my clothin' and tendin' to the thousands of scratches I now have. I'm carved up almost as bad as the I time I took Gracie to the vet. Truthfully, I'd rather sleep on blackberry briars than go through that again.


Of course the whole time I'm workin' like a dog, I had an audience.



Not one of them lent a fiberfil stuffed hand to help me either.


Then this one hid in the bushes to get out of helpin' me with chores.
He thought he would blend right in and I wouldn't spot him. Nice try.



Little does he know I plan on puttin' him in a dress later today. That'll teach him.
:> )

7 comments:

Laura said...

It is hard to find good help these days !!
They are too cute ,my niece loves your frog,she is frog crazy..lol !

Wings and Paws Whimsies said...

Hey you..... stoppin in to say "Thinking of you"

I can't believe they did not help, do you at least charge them rent?
LOL
Hugs, MO

tattered 'n torn prims said...

How rude!!!! They shoulda been down in the dirt with ya!!! Geeeeesh!! I hope that dress thing did the trick for the frog!!! LOL!!

Can't wait to taste the fruit with a big dollop of cream!!! YUM!!!

Stace

ohiofarmgirl said...

Your dolls are so wonderful...I have my eye on Betsy Ross. I think she is adorable. Dianntha
ps...we have to fence out strawberries or the deer eat them/destroy them.

Cat Nap Inn Primitives said...

you goof ball you always make me laugh...damn them dolls anyway...I would put on a really frilly dress on that frog and show him who's boss...lol...have a great week..:)

Susan said...

I suppose having your stuffed babies watching you helps keep your mind off what is really watching you. Do you hear all kinds of scurrying and rustling while you are working? I have been pulling ivy off my trees and got a little too close to a family of deer and spooked them. Yikes, I hate those sticker bushes. Hope you aren't too scratched up and oh, don't forget to check yourself for spiders.

Cookie said...

If I hear a froggie shrieking later, I wont be too alarmed!

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