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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
Shine on Sunday
Sunday, June 23, 2019      12 comments

Even though we have had rain showers off and on and the gauge has measured at least 2 inches, we are going to shine off. The moisture may have sealed the deal with whether the farmers plant or do not plant but most had already made thei... Read more
Wonderful summer concert
Wednesday, June 19, 2019      14 comments

DS conducted his first summer concert with a group of seasoned veterans and a mixed group of young to mid twenties musicians last night and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The music was awesome. He returned the horse trailer that he ... Read more
Moving along
Tuesday, June 18, 2019      14 comments

Life has started moving faster now that the weather is drier and we find more activities to do outdoors. The garden will require more attention soon. My inside housecleaning may take a back seat. We are having a rummage sale this weekend... Read more
Totally awesome Les Miserables performance
Monday, June 17, 2019      11 comments

We do love Les Miz-the whole family has been watching it on Public TV since we saw the 10th Anniversary special that was filmed in the Royal C Albert Hall. We have the VCR tape and the CD version and have since seen the 25th Anniversary ... Read more
Happy Father's Day and more
Sunday, June 16, 2019      13 comments

The garden is almost full as we put out more bedding plants yesterday and hand watered everything 3 times due to the heat and transplant shock. A great feeling. We had just a bit of room on the south end DH had a great market day and so... Read more
Long days
Friday, June 14, 2019      16 comments

Now that the days are longer and we are out of the rainy cycle, it seems there are so many projects to do at once. We are now focused on the garden and getting as much planted as possible. We skipped planting lettuce, spinach and carrots... Read more
One down, more to go
Wednesday, June 05, 2019      17 comments

We finished the heavy cleaning in the chicken barn last night and will let the barn air out and then we will spray the disinfectant before moving the chicks. Then we will move on to the next barn. If we work on each project a little at a... Read more
Little projects
Tuesday, June 04, 2019      15 comments

Little projects, or those you think are little, can get out of hand if you let them. You start small and then think of more to do and suddenly, you have a very large project going. It takes longer than expected and you get tired and want... Read more
June has arrived
Monday, June 03, 2019      14 comments

The new month is here and so are the gnats, mosquitoes and ticks. No need to complain as it is the same as other years, just more of them. June bugs came out early again and the sheer numbers is almost unbelievable. The staff at the gr... Read more
The last day of May
Friday, May 31, 2019      13 comments

My, how another month has flown by. We have had 2 days of sunshine in a row and it feels wonderful. By my reckoning, we have had over 6.5 inches of rain this month but I will wait for the official tally to be posted in the paper next wee... Read more

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