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Garden pruning

We booked a container and filled it with cuttings from a hedge, some smaller trees (suckers from bird cherry, cherry), shoots from our ash, the result of Margareta's work with the apple tree, and various maple plants which seem to appear everywhere, see...

Pellets

Time to fill the pellets store before the winter. This is also a test if Pär's clavicle manages to drag 1,6 tons in 104 16-kilo sacs into the house. It turned out to work without any problems, nice! But no gym exercises today. I will spend the afternoon in the sofa!  ...

Apple juice

We went to the juice factory in Lidingö with 96 kilo apples, in what was once the vicarage Grönsta. It took less than half an hour to convert our apples to 70 l juice, and in the meantime we had a cup of coffee with a very good cinnamon roll from a local bakery. Nice...

Apple jam

When all the apples are picked the question arises, what shall we do with them? We saved a large part of them to make apple juice. Hopefully they will keep until October 12 when we have time booked for making the juice. Of the rest Margareta made apple jam, it took...

Apple tree pruning

We pruned our Signe Tillisch apple tree in the spring, but this kind of apple has a very strong growth, and now in September it definitely needs a lot of work. Since Pär's collarbone didn't want to cooperate, Margareta had to do the work, and she did it very well,...

Collarbone

Now, two months after my (Pär) crash, everything is of caourse much better. I have got exercises from my physiotherapist to get my right arm in better shape. It doesn't obey as it used to. Margareta has helped me a lot, in the beginning even with dressing, but now I...