Female fools

I just saw a cute post on Facebook. It had a Halloween themed picture of a witch riding a broom. Captioned "Why, yes I can drive a stick!" made me chuckle and of course reminded me of a story. Several years ago my brother Harvey and I decided that we would go to my Aunt … Continue reading Female fools

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Spoke vs. Ankle?

Yet another story from my klutzy childhood. It is amazing to me now that I made it out of childhood alive!! and guess what this one doesn't even have my BROTHERS to blame it on! We lived on a street with a big hill. One summer day the girls down the street were riding their … Continue reading Spoke vs. Ankle?

Barbed wire, tearing jeans and ripping skin since 1867

Wow It really is hard to find barbed wired that is still in use. Maybe because of things like this story!!You know I really should stay off of the internet – or at least Facebook. I saw a photo that exclaimed “Barbed wire, tearing jeans and ripping skin since 1867.” AND guess what?? Yep, I … Continue reading Barbed wire, tearing jeans and ripping skin since 1867

Kirk, Colorado is the place to be!!

The Filling Station in Kirk isn't open all year and only Tuesdays thru Fridays 11:30 A.M. to 1:30 P.M. it is well worth the wait. I had a bacon cheese burger... heavenly. Thick bacon and cheese that was just gooey enough with out being drippy. John had a "Alamo" it looked great and the portions … Continue reading Kirk, Colorado is the place to be!!

Guess what I learned today?!?!?

Yep, I learned how to drive the 4 wheeler. I am really good at it!! Well, I would be if I was a "Jackrabbit"! Yep, smooth not in the vocabulary yet. But I did manage to get it turned around. See those bales in the background? I managed to get around them in a field … Continue reading Guess what I learned today?!?!?

Daily Prompt: Passenger

Delta via Daily Prompt: Passenger I started a blog. Doesn't everybody? The worst part? finding people who want to read what I write. I joined another blog. Which I don't understand, but it gave me a one word prompt to try to start blogging daily. Not sure I am that interesting but here it goes. … Continue reading Daily Prompt: Passenger

Getting above your raisin’

Now most of you know that I grew up in the Denver Metro area. I went and visited my family on the farm in South Dakota. Being born in Mitchell, SD. How ever we moved while I was still and infant. Actually that is the reason we moved, my asthma. On these trips I admit … Continue reading Getting above your raisin’