Well, after anasty reaction to shot 2, I'm feeling a bit better, although I do wish my immune system wasn't qutie so happy to react. Pfizer vaccine... I've talk to Moderna recipients and other Pfizer recipients, and I guess I just got lucky. On bedrest today, like tha'tll work. LOL. Window replacers start tmorrow. Furtniure and stuff has to be tidied and moved and sheets thrown over it all to protect it from the dust and.... yeah.
Today's random facts: Pollen contain the smallest male sex cells of the plant.
Got Kudzu? If so ---- dig out the root. if the root remains, it sends out multiple vines again and again and again....
Magnolia trees pre-existed bees. They rely on BEETLES to pollinate them.
It's best not to plant just one lily. They like company, in groups of three to five (or twenty!)
The only reason people dislike crabgrass is.... that it browns up at the end of the growing season. It does no actual harm, and it's purely a total aesthetic thing.
Some maple trees that live a long time can be tapped for sap (to make syrup/sugar) for up to 150 of their 200 years lifespan.
Watercress has twice as much vitamin C as an orange! :-)
And now you know.
I'm back to bed. FFive hours of sleep is the best I had in days, but.... y'know.... I have cats to wrangle tomorrow. I'll need my rest!
Did I miss the weekend?!Did everyone have a good Fathers Day weekend? Good first-ever US federal-level Juneteenth? We had fireworks here for the latter (unauthorized) and my hubby spent Fathers Day with his dad, so mine was... busy-quiet.***really interesting thing:Bought new dinnerware b/c our old set is so chipped that we cut ourselves on it.The new mugs hold TWICE what the old set's mugs did,...
I struggle with Father's Day after what I suffered as a child and growing up. However I have tried to make amends over the years. My Dad has always wanted a golden retriever puppy and he lost his dog over a year ago. So for Father's Day I bought him a puppy. I haven't seen my Dad smile so much in a long time. I hope all you fathers had a nice Father's Day.