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Monday musings
Monday, July 22, 2019      12 comments

DH is officially 70. There are days we feel like we are newlyweds and then, reality steps in and we see how the years have gone by and it reminds us that we are now the older generation trying to teach valuable life lessons to those who ha... Read more
A trip down Memory Lane
Friday, July 19, 2019      18 comments

My brother and I are selling our farmland to my four children since neither of his daughter's are interested or have the funds. We are leaving our deaf son out of the transaction so we do not ruin his disability status and make complica... Read more
Brighter day
Thursday, July 18, 2019      10 comments

No storms overnight. The downed tree has been taken away as DD, SIL and GC came to cut it up, load the branches and twigs and take it to the rubble site. Yes, the ground here is very wet and saturated since last fall. My poor tree didn't... Read more
Sad day after a wind storm
Wednesday, July 17, 2019      17 comments

We had a viscous wind storm this morning and the Blue Spruce tree that my mother gave us for Christmas 34 years ago was uprooted. I will really miss that tree. DD,SIL and GC have worked all morning to take it down.... Read more
Trying to beat the heat
Tuesday, July 16, 2019      13 comments

We are working hard to beat the heat by staying inside. We are looking for activities that will keep us busy but cool. We will be in an excessive heat warning from Wednesday through Friday. We carry water with us and limit the time spe... Read more
Adding to the stock
Monday, July 15, 2019      13 comments

Due to the heat index conditions, we are staying inside as much as possible during the day. Yesterday, we attended church and spent most of the afternoon making jams to replenish the stock for farmers market Saturday. We now have 26 pin... Read more
Lots to do on a Saturday
Saturday, July 13, 2019      21 comments

I need to do laundry and wash the bedding. I need to mow the lawn and spread the clippings in the garden. I need to make jam with the raspberries in the refrigerator. Guess I better get to it. Have a great Saturday. HUGS!... Read more
Getting a fresh start Friday
Friday, July 12, 2019      18 comments

I love the early morning peace and quiet before the work day begins. And getting a fresh start to the day means the rest of the day should fall into place. Not that all my plans will work out, but that I have a positive attitude that wil... Read more
Has it really been 20 years?
Wednesday, July 10, 2019      18 comments

Happy Anniversary to SUNNY1432! She and her darling hubby have been married 20 years today. Hard to believe but time keeps marching on. I am so glad DH and I pushed so hard to finish hoeing and weeding the garden as we had over an inch ... Read more
A new week
Monday, July 08, 2019      13 comments

Now that the extended 4th of July weekend is over, it is time to focus on the tasks that we put on the back burner for family time. I am so glad we had so much time together but the office and the garden need our attention now. We have b... Read more
The weekend and photos
Sunday, July 07, 2019      22 comments

The whole family was on hand to surprise us with a joint anniversary and birthday party on Friday night. DH and I have been married 44 years and he... Read more
Friday the 5th and we have rain
Friday, July 05, 2019      9 comments

Two months ago, we were hoping to get a few days without rain and today we are happy to have a half inch to moisten the soil so that the lawns are refreshed and crops will grow. DH and I have been weeding in the garden, he more than I but ... Read more
Happy 4th of July!
Friday, July 05, 2019      12 comments

I hope you had a wonderful Independence Day!... Read more
Just a year ago today
Tuesday, July 02, 2019      16 comments

I had open heart surgery a year ago today and how my life changed. I had no qualms about the surgery-just get it done. The surgery went well and I basically had no pain after the procedure and no need to pain pills. It took a few days to ... Read more
It's official!
Monday, July 01, 2019      15 comments

I am officially off of private health insurance and on Medicare. Even if I am choosing to continue to work and not retire or take Social Security, this is a BIG deal for my husband and I. Over half of my paycheck needed to pay for insura... Read more

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