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Photo Friday

Gabby was working on a trick this morning.  Which is better than the one she mastered on Sunday.  Sunday, our little Houdini found an escape route out of the pasture.  She led the others astray.  Pig-farmer had to thwart that … Continue reading

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Tuesday Newsday – July 1

 Good morning! July 1st. I’ve been pondering what to write. This marks the one-year anniversary since I left my (paying) career. I think that subject will deserve a whole post to itself. We had a rain last night. Let’s take a … Continue reading

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Tuesday Newsday

Rainy!  The owl is guarding the  pumpkin patch through the showers.  Through some undetermined hard-ship he suffered, he has a stiff neck.  His head is not spinning with the wind.  It is driving Pig-farmer crazy.  Why do I have the … Continue reading

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Rainy morning

The rain was rumbling. Oh, how I wanted to stay in bed, just to listen. Since I don’t “work,” I should be able to do that, right? The animals disagree. This is how my camera caught the rain pouring off … Continue reading

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The faster I go, the “behinder” I get.

It’s that time of year. For every to-do marked off, five more get added. I’m not complaining. I’ll try to catch you up a little. Last Saturday we made our first sale of goats.  Actually, our pastor made the sale. … Continue reading

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I’ve got sunshine …. on a cloudy day.

Not really. I have puddles. I have flowers trying to grow in “feels-like 30-something-degrees” weather. I have work waiting. I have beauty blooming. I have plenty to do inside.  Sigh.  Better get back to it. Here’s a little of what … Continue reading

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Photo Friday

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Angry Hams

Saturday I royally ticked off my hamstrings.  They took revenge by restricting and contracting.  My morning walk, a fast clip for an hour including a steep hill, followed by a lot of bending-over-weeding of flower beds made me realize on … Continue reading

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Morning (attempt at) Photography

Yesterday morning I attempted to photograph the morning dew, sparkling in the sunrise, on my flowers.  The flowers, I determined, look better from a distance (which is not unlike me …). A cloud then passed over my subject. A gray … Continue reading

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Friends & Flowers

Flowers brighten my yard and my mood – friends brighten my life. All winter I look forward to spring and flowers popping up. I plant bulbs in the fall to help make sure I have early flowers to enjoy. I … Continue reading

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