A year in the life of our Miss Riley

Garden Helper…Sort of

on August 10, 2014

Over the weekend I bought kale and lettuce to have for the fall, along with a tomato plant (it was on sale and had tomatoes, and the ones I raised from seed never did anything, so why not?). Went outside in the cool of the evening — with Miss Riley — to pot everything up (I’m great with container gardens and small beds, but the rest of the place is Weed Central). Doing anything while she’s loose outside is still a bit of a risk after all these years — she may not run off after rabbits, but she’s still spry enough to get out of my sight PDQ. After Riley had her usual poke around my lilies, and checked various bushes and posts for pee-mail, she decided to see what I was up to. She was quite taken with the tomato plant:



One response to “Garden Helper…Sort of

  1. john michel says:

    digging, gardening and sniffing……………with my allergies, a perfect description.
    After a sense filled time in the garden it is no wonder Riley sleeps so soundly through your conference call


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