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The Cat's Meow

There’s nothing quite like the company of a cat. Or cats. I understand, some people have very strong negative feelings on this topic. If you are one of those unfortunate individuals, you doubtless just haven’t met the right cat yet. 450 more words



In places like the Black Hills, glimpses of and participation in the past are not uncommon – History and its memory is kept alive in the tumbledown buildings scattered throughout the hills and plains, and some have worked to maintain those historical structures. 105 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge: Abstract

This week we were encouraged to point our cameras at something familiar and turn it into something else.  To seek out the abstract.  To fulfill my mission I took the camera out around The Homestead, because there’s a whole lot of delightful springy things going on out there. 13 more words


Wordless Wednesday

Well, almost wordless.  We had four silver fir taken down at The Homestead a few weeks ago and the husband has been working hard to cut them up.   35 more words



I love trillium.  Actually, I love all flowers stumbled across during hikes.  So, imagine my surprise (and delight) when I discovered a very small patch (read:  one plant) in the “great beyond” the other evening. 214 more words


Once upon a time

A couple of weeks ago, one of the smaller granddaughters and larger great grand daughters spent a long evening with me.

We ended up snuggling in my bed, while I told stories. 63 more words

Along The Way


It might be a good idea to read this past post before you begin the one  for today.


This sort of sets the stage. 276 more words

Along The Way