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Guess winter is coming.

Tuesday, November 08, 2011      2 comments

Yup, snow in the lower hills and coming closer. My body says "SOUP", So we have had lots of it lately. Will check the recipe posts for some different kinds. So far it has been: chick carrots and noodles, potato kale, split pea, tomato basil ... Read more


Thursday, October 22, 2009      4 comments

Remember when we were young and would skip and run. Well, now at 55 I can't believe it. Was outside walking the pups and looking at the stars in the sky. I watch the milky way and notice how it moves during the year. So though I would be si... Read more

Shoe horn to the rescue.

Sunday, October 04, 2009      1 comments

Have seen snow in the mountains for three days. BRRRR! OK, the red nails became pink for the week. It seems like a mellow kind of week coming up. Hope so anyway. Need to get back to cleaning thing out. . OK here are my thoughts. D... Read more


Thursday, October 01, 2009      5 comments

WOW, can you believe it. October first. Well, the weather here sure changed fast. Had to get the winter coat out. BRRRR! I look into the mountain and see now snow. I hope it will wait. But it is hunting season here and they would really l... Read more


Tuesday, September 29, 2009      3 comments

Busy day, gotta get ready for winter in North Idaho. Got a new box built around the horse tank. Hubby will bring me home dried sawdust to put around it, will make a cover and yea one more project done. It will insulate and not make the tank h... Read more


Sunday, September 27, 2009      2 comments

Got the carrots dug, washed and put away. I do believe am done with the garden, except to put it away for the winter. Hubby has to do the tilling, it is to big for me to handle. Not much to report here. Just going to try to enjoy the rest ... Read more

Eye Hand Coordination

Tuesday, September 22, 2009      1 comments

OK some have it some don't! I happen to be one that doesn't. My father tried to teach me to back the boat up when I was in my teens. It ended up in tears. So now many years later am learning to back up the horse trailer. Got one four years ... Read more

Life is good!

Tuesday, September 15, 2009      5 comments

Yea! The red nails are back and they look great. So stacked the wood again (it fell over) and wore my gloves - One can't mess up the nail do. Tomorrow is apple pie day. Tomorrow is drive the Explorer to the door and fill it full of clutt... Read more


Saturday, September 12, 2009      1 comments

Not to much of a busy day. About 85 outside and to hot for me. Mom (88) and I went and picked up the meat - yea, smokies for the year. Tess says "thanks mom, summer sausage for me." Two loads of cloths and that is it for the day. Monday... Read more


Friday, September 11, 2009      2 comments

Busy week. It's fall and gatta get ready for winter. Got some beans canned and peaches froze and a pie baked. Yup started decluttering the house. I haven't had stroke yet. It really hurts to part with treasures. One never knows when they m... Read more

Friday is almost over

Saturday, September 05, 2009      1 comments

Yea my day is over. Had to get up early. Ok 7:00 am is early for me. I don't usually get up till 8:15 and have the dogs trained not to get up any earlier. I tend to be a night owl. So, got up, did the morning feeding rounds, including myse... Read more

Thursday almost Friday

Friday, September 04, 2009      1 comments

Busy week, and more to come. Have to work Saturday. All is good here. Really anxious to start the major house decluttering. Next Tuesday is the d day. It will be so hard. No much new this way and don't have much on the mind to chatter abo... Read more

Fall is here? Well, maybe.

Wednesday, September 02, 2009      0 comments

September 2, 2009. Can one believe it! Fall is coming, the apples and pears are almost ready. Around here the county fairs are over. What is next. WELL SHOPPING. YUP - don't throw things at this, but yup, time to think about the Christm... Read more

New pictures

Sunday, August 30, 2009      2 comments

Yup, got some updated pictures added. Three are from my son's wedding on Aug 8th and two are of my poodle Tess. She loves her suggle kitty and loves watching tv - here she is watching dock dogs. Really loved watching the black flat coated ret... Read more

If only green beans could be like corn

Saturday, August 29, 2009      2 comments

Yea done with freezing the corn. Now on to the green beans. Canned one batch and now have to check and see what there is to can again. It would be nice if they would be like corn and do it once or twice and be done with it. Such is life. ... Read more

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