Friends, I hope you kick this week to the curb and enjoy your weekend!
The rains have passed and now the sun + moisture + humidity make it feel like a sauna. I have never understood why people pay good money to sit in a sauna. If you grow up on a farm, there … Continue reading
It’s that time of year when I can walk out the door, planning to do the chores and find myself distracted by a multitude of tasks. Everything is turning green! We are still so very wet. Soppy, squishy, soaked. We … Continue reading
I didn’t have my camera outside with me very much last week; but I did catch an unusual and pretty sunrise. Saturday was a day for pig-work. The kind of pig-work that made me dread heading out the door. First, … Continue reading
For today friends, I hope you get satis-traction!
Posted in Country Living, Photo Friday
Tagged Berkshire pigs, Blue Jay, Boer goats, central Illinois, farm animal photos, Ice, kitten, Photo Friday, PicMonkey, Polled Herefords, woodpecker
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Since my last post, we’ve had more snow: Plus fog and freezing rain. Notice how the icicles hanging from my front porch frame the top of the picture. The little mounds in the snow were last year’s pumpkin hills. Then, … Continue reading
For today friends, make someone laugh!
With the holidaze I haven’t hardly been able to keep track of what day it is. Church yesterday morning and the return of Downton Abbey last night may help me get back on track. While vegging on the couch, listening … Continue reading
Posted in Country Living, Holidaze, Positive Thinking
Tagged barn cat, Berkshire pigs, farm animal photos, Illinois Country Living, kitten, Old barn, PicMonkey, Polled Herefords, winter
After too many dreary, rainy, cloudy, raw-feeling days, the sun is shining brightly today. “Out!” I said to the animals. “Out you go!!” Yesterday, we opened their gates as the muddy, soft ground was starting to freeze up, making a … Continue reading
Posted in Country Living, Holidaze, Random Thoughts, Work/Career
Tagged Berkshire pigs, Boer goats, chores, farm animal photos, Happy the donkey, holidaze, New Year, Polled Herefords
Our seasons have shifted. Not from fall to winter. We, society, have taken it upon ourselves to add a fifth season. Spring – Summer – Fall – Christmas – Winter. I had help taking down my fall decorations. My son, Dakota, … Continue reading