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A Southwestern Sunday

Last Sunday was everything that a Sunday should be: uncomplicated, with just a hint of productivity.

In our home –  you could hear on T.V. the rolling roar from fans in the stadium for an NFL game, mixed with a frequent whistle blow from a ref, and of course…both cheering and heckling from my husband, Sean. 276 more words


CGD In Training

Young Pup is being schooled by Olde Dog on how to be a Chicky Guardian Dog, one of the more specialized Livestock Guardian Dogs.

The first step, of course, is not to chase the chickies. 39 more words

Country Life

Peace Roses Play Hard to Get

Of all the roses I grow in my gardens, this is my favorite. That’s hard to be absolute about since whenever one of my rosebushes is looking outstanding and blooming her head off, I think she’s the one. 219 more words

Country Life

i'm home

The lawn hasn’t been mowed for quite some time. It’s been raining incessantly these past few weeks and Nong Kano is injured too, Papa says, so don’t mind the grass. 303 more words

The Mundane

Hi Ho, Hi Ho, It's Off To the Dump We Go

I was down in the dump today, literally. Late summer and early fall are the times to get rid of a lot of “stuff” collected over the summer: garden junk, especially from the veggie garden; and reno garbage be it lumber, siding, painting leftovers and the like. 529 more words

Country Life

Monday Musings: Country Home

Last Friday marked the two year anniversary of the death of a classmate and friend, and for some reason I always have to listen to Nickleback’s… 760 more words

Life In General

The Uninvited - Dorothy Macardle

A gothic novel about a grown brother and sister who move into their dream house on the cliffs of Devonshire, in spite of warnings that the house is haunted by its previous occupants. 1941. Continue reading →

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