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Central Illinois Weather

Weather fascinates me.  It can make or break you. It is predictably unpredictable. It is moodier than a teenage girl. Working for an electric cooperative makes me even more interested in the weather. The five-day forecast shows a chance for … Continue reading

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The Old Barn is in a Sad Pile

The old barn that has so many stories that it holds secret.The old barn, that isn’t mine, but that I watched the sun rise as a back drop to the barn … yeah, that old barn.   The old barn … Continue reading

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A January Saturday

Some days the clouds in your thoughts seem to lift. Other days, it seems the best activity is to find a nice blankie, hide your face, and take a nap. Then, you’ll feel like eating, of course, upon awaking.  At … Continue reading

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Barnyard Walk

Finally!  A day without rushing, clouds and rain.  A day to walk around the barnyards with you.  My in-laws bought two feeder calves to put in with our little George. Taking pics of black calves in the dark results in … Continue reading

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Today is what you make of it.

Change is in the air. Subtly, weaving it’s web. Starting slowly, gaining momentum. Fight it? Oh, there’s no need!  Change is a constant. Does the sun sit still? Not for a minute. Quit worrying about those watching, waiting, Stick your … Continue reading

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Photo Friday ~ September 4, 2015

Even with the temps being in the 90s this week, there is a definite feeling of autumn approaching. Ready or not. Happy (^^^) Labor Day weekend, Photo Friday friends!!

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Photo Friday ~ June 26, 2015

Rain – Puddles – Mud – Weeds – Flooding – Swampy – Tropical The prettiest view on my little farm. The garden with my ornamental corn is saturated.  I hope some of it survives.  It is getting tall.  Better to … Continue reading

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