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A body in motion
Thursday, August 04, 2011      4 comments

tends to stay in motion. Yesterday was another day in motion that lasted until after sunset. DH and DS worked to get all his horticulture exhibits to the county fair. He received all purples except for one class of cucumbers. He also recei... Read more
A firm commitment
Wednesday, August 03, 2011      4 comments

DH and DS are in the garden, checking for any and all veggies to exhibit. I do hope they can find some good ones. Since it stopped raining, I have noticed the quality and quantity of veggies has declined. I promised that once they have tak... Read more
Crunch time!
Wednesday, August 03, 2011      3 comments

I know what you are thinking but it is that time of year when we get ready for 4-H Achievement Days. Time to wash and clip the goats, put leg bands on the show chickens and then wash them. Yeah, you read it right. We wash the show birds a... Read more
A matter of concentration
Monday, August 01, 2011      5 comments

This being the typical first Monday-(first day of the week AND of the month it seemed I needed more time to get everything done and more things to do than I expected. So being able to concentrate was high priority. I am glad I ate a s... Read more
57th Birthday!
Sunday, July 31, 2011      15 comments

Today I turned 57 and I am thinking it is the new 40! However, if I was 40- I would have 5 children in the house, from ages 17 to 4 months. I would be trying to loose the extra weight from my last pregnancy. I would be just as busy as I am... Read more
Super hot Saturday
Saturday, July 30, 2011      11 comments

Another hot and humid day and we are heating up the house. We are baking bread and kuchen (German fruit pie) and I am making BBQ spare ribs for supper. 5 loads of laundry washed and dried on the clothesline. I have it all in and will be ... Read more
It's Friday!
Friday, July 29, 2011      4 comments

The work week is winding down and it seems so strange to be planning for another weekend so quickly. Tentative plans are to make pickles, bake bread and get caught up with housework. DS is coming home this afternoon and he will be enliste... Read more
Garden time and the saga of the bedroom carpet
Thursday, July 28, 2011      10 comments

After a fairly busy day at the office, I went home to pop the egg bake casserole into the over. I called DS2 to let him know when it would be ready, just in case I stayed in the garden longer. DH was hoeing and I went to pick the beans. 5 ... Read more
Getting into the groove
Wednesday, July 27, 2011      3 comments

Yesterday was such a day for cardio. I started pulling out the carpet in DS's room. I worked for an hour, then went to pick the second variety of cucumbers. Another 5 gallon pail of goodies. After supper, it was back to the bedroom for ano... Read more
Beating the heat at it's own game
Tuesday, July 26, 2011      3 comments

I encouraged DH to cool his jets in the house last night and wait unti a cooler time to do chores and rummage in the garden. He obliged by falling asleep in his recliner so I snuck out of the house at 6:30 to raid the garden and do the cho... Read more
Quick! Get It Done Now!
Monday, July 25, 2011      5 comments

I am trying to get a jump on Monday so here goes-my weekend of activity. Saturday-laundry, babysit GS, make a list of the chickens that DS is showing for Achievement Days, snap green beans to can (16 pints), shuck the peas from earlier p... Read more
Ahh, Sunday is almost over!
Sunday, July 24, 2011      5 comments

Another busy day has come and gone and it is pushing bedtime. I do promise to fill you all in tomorrow but warn you now that it may be a real long blog or I may give you the condensed version. It will all depend on what hits the desk in th... Read more
Short and Sweet-a Poem
Saturday, July 23, 2011      8 comments

Short and sweet, My day's complete. More to say Another day! Have a great Sunday! HUGS!... Read more
Happy Friday!
Friday, July 22, 2011      9 comments

The weekend is almost here and I hope all my SP friends are ready for whatever comes their way. If you get the opportunity, get out and do something different. Shake up the old routine and surprise yourself. You might enjoy it enough to do... Read more
Just the right mix today
Thursday, July 21, 2011      9 comments

I have finished 1/2 of my major service project and it feels good. But I will be glad to move on to other things. I spent 2 hours in the garden tonight and picked my first 5 gallon pain of white cucumbers and a 3 gallon pain of picklers. D... Read more

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