Yes, we have the lumber! Yes, we have the land! Yes we have the tools... for me anyway. A chair and a measuring stick. I get to set and watch the really big tools work. I get to measure how deep to put the posts into the ground and how far to cut into … Continue reading Seed house underway!! It only took two years!!
Ever had one of those days...? With so much to be done - dishes, groceries, cleaning, etc. When you find that box full of papers and photos, you say "I just want to sort them out. Maybe I can toss some of them. (right!!?). You sit and start with the pictures. The oooh's, awww's … Continue reading Round and round the Mulberry bush…
After a migraine yesterday I got up and found a coffee cup just sitting on the table. Now I know that it might not sound too devastating. However I am trying to make sure that everyone at least puts their dishes in the sink. Sort of like trying to train a puppy not to pee … Continue reading Roseanne Roseannadanna
Once again I sit in my smoke filled residence. Mom and Dad had a rather touching tradition of making candy and some banana bread etc. for the neighbors. Thinking that I would TRY to carry it on with the "Santa Clause" at the volunteer fire department in Kirk. I tried some divinity.... managed to put … Continue reading Christmas Cheer?!?
Meager Today the "Daily Prompt" was meager. I looked deep into my soul and searched for a "meager"ness in my world. The only meager I can come up with is my cooking skills. With my meager cooking skills I will transform some plain egg whites, corn syrup and a little salt into marshmallow nirvana! (insert … Continue reading Meager…
As we (or at least me) come to an age when Mother’s are scarcer than hens teeth. Hen’s don’t have teeth you say?? Pretty scarce then aren’t they. I wonder how much of what we know is from the times that Moms tried to pass onto us knowledge and all they got for their attempt to … Continue reading Brown Sugar not just for baking anymore!
Grief, the friend that comes to stay? Grief is always around for friends, parents and other family members. Not that it is a bad thing. But people who don't know your friend might tell you that you should kick grief out, or make grief ashamed of being here, or worst yet, That you should never let grief in … Continue reading Grief the Visitor that Never Leaves.