Sum, Sum, Summertime!
The garden is growing like crazy, which means its time to break out the canner! This squash is the first time I have ever canned by myself! I got my pressure canner as a birthday present last year, but by then, the garden was all cleaned out! I was worried that I would blow squash all over my kitchen, but contrary to popular belief, I did not!
Here's what our crops look like now:
I haven't made it out to the soybean fields yet, but I'm sure they're lookin' good too!
This is a sunset over a cotton field.
And this is the sunrise over the pond we went fishing at Wednesday morning.
Lance, Lance's Uncle Jim, and Lance's Dad...
We didn't have much luck that morning, and as for me, the only bite I got was a mosquito bite.
Lance's fishing trip to the pond in the backyard was much more successful!
Here's the house progress:
They have been working on the porch so they can finish the roof. You can see the outline of the doghouse on the right of the house.