Category Archives: Country Living

Life in central Illinois

#harvest2021

It has begun! Last year, I challenged myself to a post a day during harvest because it is such an amazing time of year. The changes in our rural, central Illinois landscape and weather in less than two months is … Continue reading

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Changing landscape

I thought it might be fun to look at how our landscape here in central Illinois changes drastically in a few months’ (or weeks‘) time. This is a good reminder that in just a few more months it will be … Continue reading

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Fall faves

I hope you’re enjoying the rise and fall of October days!

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Tuesday, Oct 13

Pooped! Sleep well, my friends!

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Work hard – play hard – pray hard

Busy, fun, hard-working, family, friends, enjoyable, beautiful autumn weekend! Waiting on a wiener roast!

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Beans are (almost) DONE!

Clint took some pics for me while I was at work. They were knocking out beans! Only a small patch of beans remain that aren’t yet ready. It was a beautiful fall day. It clouded over a bit toward evening. … Continue reading

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Wednesday on the road

I took off work this afternoon for an appointment, then ran errands, and had another appointment. After delivering sandwiches to the crew, I came home to catch up on a couple of things before I got called out to help … Continue reading

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October 1 – in photos

Giving thanks to God for a beautiful night!

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Quick pics and post

Started bright and early with my CEO class, using a room at Lake Shelbyville’s Visitor Center. Not a bad office view. Loved seeing the harvest moon as I shuttled between fields. Supper sandwiches were grilled apple bratwursts and hot dogs. … Continue reading

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Cloudy Tuesday

Tonight’s sandwiches were DQ tenderloins. 🤷‍♀️ I had a retirement dinner after work and went with easy. The clouds blocked the view of the moonrise. 😡 However, the west sky had fleeting vivid colors. No filters needed to enhance the … Continue reading

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