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Talk to Them

They say that talking to
Plants helps them grow,
That the exchange of
Voice (regardless of tone)
Encourages broader bloom.

I believe the same works… 36 more words

We found Shangri-La in Timbuktu

My husband and I found our Shangri-La in eastern Washington.  The homestead sits on 76-acres of rolling meadowlands with a creek, aspen grove, pine forests and plenty of room to breathe.  493 more words


Our Favorite Dishes

From Mary:

I make Kraken Balls around Christmas (rum balls made with Kraken rum) and usually have a fair amount of rum left over, just hanging around. 486 more words

Farm Update

This farmer is slowly getting back out into the fields. It hasn’t been easy, this time of year much of the work on the farm is more physical than I could be after a csection just a few weeks back. 180 more words


Meet the Barn Kitties

This building was once used as a milk house for Daubert’s Dairy, which closed its doors sometime during the late 1920s. The Daubert family built the home and the milk house in 1918. 1,291 more words


Five things Friday

Happy Friday!

It’s been a busy old week and office conversations have revolved a lot around the Royal wedding. I’m looking forward to seeing what Megan will wear; whatever it is, she will look absolutely incredible. 932 more words



I just need green. I need to wake up and see grass and squirrels. I don’t want to see skyscrapers. -Andre Leon Talley

I long for the countryside. 76 more words