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Photo Friday, Update and Christmas Prep

The sore trapezius (muscle between shoulder/neck) persists, but I think is slowly, oh-so-slowly, getting better.  I’ve avoided much typing and limited time on the computer.  I think that aggravates it.  Texting, too.  Posture, posture, posture! Pig-farmer has been gone most of … Continue reading

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My Glamorous Life

I thought it only fair that I show the non-pretty, office view since people often ask, What do you do? Don’t you get bored? or maybe they just say, Must be nice. Which makes me smile and assume they aren’t picturing this. … Continue reading

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Photo Friday – Halloween Edition

 I hope you have a delightful Halloween!

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My Hate-Affair with Winter Deepens

Picture a big, fat, pouty face.  Add blue eyes and glasses.  Sprinkle on some freckles, as  though someone is sprinkling paprika on deviled-eggs.  There!  You are getting a pretty good visual of the writer of this blog.   You see, … Continue reading

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Blogging some joy!

I decided to blog some joy ~ I came across this picture I had taken one rainy, spring day. What a great reminder to enjoy the day we are given – mud and all!

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The Pace of Nature

“Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson I am normally not a “winter” person.  This year I am trying to enjoy it. For instance, I was on the edge of my seat in my … Continue reading

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What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger?

Or the other title The 4-H Fair! Washing and grooming, loading and unloading, showing and exhibiting really are not meant for 100 degree weather…and then there are the poor animals. 😉 The on-going heat wave and drought are making the … Continue reading

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Expect the Unexpected

Working with livestock is always interesting.  It makes you live by the words, “Expect the unexpected.”  It’s almost like raising kids.  Except if an animal really gives you trouble or costs too much money, you have the option of sending it … Continue reading

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