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Winter has lost its Grip!

Winter’s nasty grip has finally broken. The weather has warmed up and the sun is shining! My white strep is blooming its fool head off. The first of the seedlings are peeking through. Can’t you just smell the basil? And … Continue reading

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Sunday Dinner

What a lovely Sunday! Saturday night church allows me to not feel so guilty about being lazy Sunday morning. But I wasn’t totally lazy. I must have had enough lazy days lately that I actually felt like tackling a few … Continue reading

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Winter Reminder

            Old Man Winter returned full force today. We normally don’t put any of the horses in during bad weather because they can get behind something – trees, bales, buildings – to get out of … Continue reading

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Spring Tease

Yesterday it felt as if spring might really come after all. The sun was out and it was near thawing. The kids came up to meet Ernie.   Of course, now we are under a winter storm warning, expecting 11 … Continue reading

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Meet Ernie

We have a new family member. Meet Ernie.   He is just 8 weeks old. His papa is an Australian Shepherd. Mama is half Border Collie, half Blue Heeler. Do you see the one blue eye and one brown?   … Continue reading

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Elves and Frost

Santa’s elves really cranked it up the past three days. More than 150 boxes of goodies jumped onto the UPS truck thanks to a steady kitchen crew, emergency box packers and a very compassionate UPS driver. The past week or so … Continue reading

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Sundogs

This strange winter is getting more like a real winter. No snow yet, but the temperatures are dropping. Yesterday there were sundogs. They were nearly a rainbow, glowing from the ground up on both sides of the lowering sun. Normally … Continue reading

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Yes, but………

Everyone is loving the weather this winter. We had a bit of snow in November. Not much. December was unseasonably warm as is January so far. Usually we have a few feet of snow and are belly aching about below … Continue reading

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