Friday, June 17, 2011

Now. Where is that Cabana Boy?

I think we need some umbrella drinks! 
Miss Lucy has been spending so much time in the "pool" because of this heat, I'm thinking I just need to break down and install some sort of real pond for her. She has hung around here a couple of years now so I think she's earned it.

In the meantime, I stuck one of my beach umbrellas over the tray that is her pool, to give her a bit of shade in the heat of the day. While she's in there, I've also been running a hose in the tray on a trickle, so that the water flows and stays cool.

Somebody to weed the garden would be nice too.
Even if it is low rent, I still think she's got it made, don't you?

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6 comments:

  1. Low rent or not, Ms. Lucy is one very spoiled turtle, or do ya'll call them terrapin? We do a similar low rent set up for our turtles cuz it's too dang hot and dry around here.
    Happy Daddy's Day weekend.
    Linda

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  2. Hey Linda! Thanks for being so good about commenting. You must be my only reader these days LOL!! Don't know much about the species or anything so I just call her a box turtle. Yeah, I think she likes me a little bit. :)

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  3. There's nothing low rent about it! My mother-in-law has a tub of water for her dogs in the summertime. I have resisted that because I don't want wet dogs coming in my house, but it's getting so hot I might have to give in.

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  4. Hey Lisa - good to see you!! Yeah, it's been horribly hot down here and we're in a 20 inch rain deficit on top of that, so it's pretty miserable and this is only June!! If I had outside dogs I'd have to get one of those hard side kiddie pools for sure. My only dog is a spoiled "insider."

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  5. Awww how cute that she came back :) You're a good mama Mary! It's a great little pool for her, bet she loves it.

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  6. Thanks Kim! Yeah, she's been hanging around here a few years. I guess she likes me. :) Good to see ya gal - looking good!!

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