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Hello Internet I am back!!!

I have been meaning to get back to blogging but instead decided to have 2 kids and change jobs since I wrote last and that has absorbed much of my time.  Every once in a while there is a moment of silence in my house so I am going to start jumping on the computer to write.

My blog is going to be my documentation of life as a working mom, wife, novice gardener and lover of all crafts! It should be great and I am pumped to get back to writing.

Currently my garden is buried under a few inches of snow.  However, I am loving my new "window garden"(it is the only garden I can see from inside the house).  It's right outside my dining room window and was a new additional last August!  The only negative I have so far is that every day I can see the new rabbit tracks through the garden and it irritates the heck out of me!!  This year I am going to do better with getting outside as soon as the snow melts to spray my rabbit spay on the plants to keep them away.  It works but I just need to find time to do it...time is always a problem it seems.  The really neat thing is the garden is pretty full already!  I am blessed to have a mother in law that is a wonderful gardener and loves to share with me!  This fall she was in the process of moving so she split a ton of plants for me, more than normal.  I always try and be smart about where I put things (I am sure its everyone's goal).  I really try and pay attention to the height, color, blooming time and light needs.  I was doing great with that until........ it started getting dark early and I was still planting into November.  Needless to say there are probably many plants that will need to be moved next spring and fall as they bloom.  All part of the fun if you ask me!  Also due to my late planting I didn't have time to make a map of the garden yet.  I did put plastic knives where I planted things to help me in the spring determine weeds or new plantings.  I was pretty proud of that but, I won't know what is planted! :)  But because of this wonderful thing call the internet and photos I can email my mother in law, I "should" be able to determine what everything is!  Should being the main word there.  So it will be a fun game for me come spring.  There are also over 100 bulbs that I planted in this garden that I can't wait to see!!

I am not wishing my life away but I am really excited for spring!


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