Cookout

Pickles and Mom went to the Farmer’s Market early this morning. Mom wanted to purchase some fresh corn for their cookout tonight. Once the sun goes down and the heat is not so intense, the Pickerings will try Beyond Meat burgers on the grill for the first time. They will also have broccoli salad and…

It’s Friday!

It’s Friday! During the summer months, every day is Friday for Pickles and Rufus:) Pickles’ best friend, Sarah, is spending the weekend and they are going next door to play with Will and to swim in his pool. Fun times ahead!

It’s Friday!

It’s Friday! During the summer months, every day is Friday for Pickles and Rufus:) Pickles’ best friend, Sarah, is spending the weekend and they are going next door to play with WIll and to swim in his pool. Fun times ahead!

Independence Day

The Pickering family(which always includes Rufus:) had a very enjoyable Independence Day. They attended a community gathering that included a cookout, music, games for the children and a speaker. Because Rufus is afraid of the loud sound that fireworks make, Mom, Dad, and Pickles brought him home a little early and stayed by his side…

veggie garden

Pickles and Mom are getting lots of cucumbers from their garden and tomatoes are just starting to ripen. Their eggplant and okra are not too far behind….yum, yum!

Library time

Pickles and Rufus are having a grand time so far this summer. Today Mom and Pickles are going to the library. Rufus loves it when Pickles reads stories to him:)

Father’s Day

Pickles and Mom are making Dad’s favorite meal for him today. They also have a surprise Father’s Day gift. He is getting a new pair of Docksiders (shh, don’t tell:)