Entries from the ‘Martha’ Category

Planting Seeds In The Headhouse

Planting Seeds In The Headhouse

Posted by F&S

We got wind that Ryan has been busy planting seeds in the headhouse for summer’s bounty in the vegetable and flower gardens.  Of course, we visited him to make sure he was following seed planting protocol.  Not to worry – Ryan is a professional and job well done!

Growing Produce In Our Urban Cultivator

Growing Produce In Our Urban Cultivator

Posted by F&S

On Martha’s blog on Friday, she mentioned a new device in the greenhouse called the Urban Cultivator, where you can grow the freshest and healthiest veggies and herbs all year long without harmful chemicals and pesticides.  Plus, growing food at home really cuts down of the carbon footprint.  We’ve only had this unit for a …

What's Going On With Our Walkway?

What's Going On With Our Walkway?

Posted by F&S

The other day, we Frenchies told you about the ice dams that were blocking the driveway drains.  Ice dams can cause some serious flooding and it’s a good idea to keep drains clear.  Today, we’d like to tell you about another winter woe.

Breaking Through Snow Dams

Breaking Through Snow Dams

Posted by Francesca

Finally the weather is getting warmer and Sharkey and I went for a walk.  Man, is it muddy out there!  Walking through mud is one thing, but walking through muddy water is another!

Dodging The Falling Snow!

Dodging The Falling Snow!

Posted by F&S

We Frenchies had a close call yesterday!  We decided to go for a little squirrel hunting in our usual place below the bird feeders.  Little did we know how dangerous it could be hunting squirrels!

Ghenghis Khan On Late Night With Seth Meyers!

Ghenghis Khan On Late Night With Seth Meyers!

Posted by Ghenghis Khan

Hey there, everyone – GK here!  I wanted to share with all of you my experience last Thursday.  I made my debut on Late Night with Seth Meyers!  It was so much fun and I think I should play the talk show circuit more often!

We've Had Entirely Too Much Snow!

We've Had Entirely Too Much Snow!

Posted by F&S

Little by little the ton of snow that fell on the farm is beginning to melt.  The other day, we Frenchies hopped on the Kawasaki and took a little drive around to check things out.  We noticed right away a big problem with the winter burlap coverings over the boxwood hedges.

Some Of Our Favorite Plants In The Greenhouse

Some Of Our Favorite Plants In The Greenhouse

Posted by F&S

We Frenchies were visiting Ryan in the greenhouse yesterday and thought we’d name our three favorite plants.  That’s not an easy game to play because there are so many gorgeous plants growing.

Have You Ever Heard of Catamole?

Have You Ever Heard of Catamole?

Posted by F&S

We Frenchies often catch sight of the cats sleeping in the most unusual places and they seem to take great liberty in choosing those spaces.  We’ve come to accept that we just never know where we’ll find one of those fur balls all curled up and fast asleep.

A Most Unusual Flower

A Most Unusual Flower

Posted by F&S

We Frenchies were visiting the greenhouse the other day when we spotted a plant that brought back some vivid memories.  Let’s just say that not all flowers are wonderful to sniff.