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Flashback Friday: Building the Shed, Week 4

It’s another Flashback Friday and we’re gonna put siding on the shed!

When I was making the plans for the shed and choosing materials, I looked at a few different options for siding. 468 more words

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Money Grab Visits the Homestead

Over Easter weekend, Money Grab traveled to Hot Springs, Virginia to visit the Omni Homestead Resort, first established in 1766. Twenty-three U.S. presidents have visited the resort, famous for its mineral waters, nationally ranked golf courses, and variety of indoor and outdoor activities, including tennis, horseback riding, and falconry. 216 more words

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Flashback Friday: Building the Shed, Week 3

It’s another Flashback Friday and we’re gonna raise the roof! That’s what you do after you put the walls up. :)

Before I bought the roofing materials for the shed I did a lot of research on different types of roofs. 810 more words

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Beautiful, accessible flowerbeds!

The Homestead Park, York, is a 14 acre park belonging to the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, in the grounds of what was the home of Joseph’s son Seebohm, which is now the headquarters of the JRF. 464 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge: Security (Guard)

“Show us something that shows security…” instructs the Weekly Photo Challenge.  Okay. How about the yard Security Guard, aka Colby Jack the large orange cat? 182 more words


What to do with Abundance....Strawberries

This month we ended up with 4 flats of strawberries from Feed My Sheep. For many the first thought would be jam, but let me be clear…we have more jam then we know what to do with! 571 more words

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To Your Health

Yesterday morning I had a colonoscopy.

I know, a little too much information for a lot of you, but I’m not telling you this to set up a joke or to “overshare” all of the graphic details. 349 more words

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