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Joy In Today

“Joy is often found in the simple things”. 

  1. Raindrops on the window
  2. Patting the dogs/cats heads
  3. Feet in cozy socks
  4. The sound of a baby’s feet on the floor…
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Do we REALLY want to be One with Nature?

Today I am wondering, do we really want to be ‘ at one’ with nature? or do we want it to be at one with us? 441 more words

The Flowering Thorn

Margery Sharp

When a relative’s companion dies, 28-year-old Lesley Frewen impulsively adopts the four-year-old Patrick left behind. Regarding the child as  little more than a pet, Lesley soon learns that children need a certain environment to thrive, and 1920s London isn’t it, at least as part of her socialite life. 110 more words

Book Reviews

That Had To Hurt...

Eggs are coming more dependably lately.  The longer days will do that.  I’m convinced all of the girls are laying, but not all on the same day.   381 more words

Peace and Quiet

I really believed moving out to country would allow me to enjoy the peace and quiet. Man oh man, the country is peaceful – most of the time. 338 more words

Country Life


Time for a Zekie update. As long as one of us is home, he is a happy boy. Today was unseasonably warm for February in Ohio, 71 degrees. 277 more words

Dogs & Other Animals

Time For GCSE Agriculture?


The call for an agriculture GCSE has entered public discussion once again as Conservative MP for York Outer, Julian Sturdy, called for the introduction of a GCSE in agriculture for schools in England and Wales. 1,033 more words