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Thank You For Being a Friend

The girls and I lost a friend this week. Nikki (above), Shelby (below) and I have been visiting at a local nursing home for a number of years. 231 more words


September 19 2018

Sun setting on a old farm in Randolph County N.C on September 19, 2018. (Photo by Douglas J Kinley)


The kittens were very intrigued, particularly the most timid of the three, Boomerang, when Katie and I began setting the hammocks up Sunday night. I mean, we were… 179 more words

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Do good, It's Good For You!

I’ve been thinking a lot lately, thinking and sometimes posting my better thoughts in various places – scrappy notebooks, my phone, my laptop, the monthly Newsletter I edit, and a particularly lovely notebook given to me earlier this year. 633 more words


Sunbathing Chickens

Some of the chickens from the West Coop are taking advantage of the hot sunny day.  There are nine girls enjoying the sun. Penny, the white Delaware, will soon pester someone so she can have the prime spot, defined as wherever someone else is comfortable. 30 more words

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Dabbling ducks and 'healthy' cream teas

Cream teas afterwards in the Healthy Living Centre.

The other day I spotted this enticing line on the poster for the annual village Duck Race! It used to be a tiny event organised by pre school, but the school PTFA have now joined forces with them, so we all had draw tickets to sell.

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