You know your living in the mid west when you can go from snow one morning to bright sun the next. Course it's still 31 this A. M. but this bright sun will worm us up somewhat.
Ah Shucks is a technical farm term, used when things have not go... Read more
What, a male stripper?
Wow what an exciting week. Started the week by being reminded how it was to be, let's say "over weight". Had to drive my old cab-less tractor over 8 miles in freezing weather. I put on all kinds of layered clothes, topped off with a snowmobile s... Read more
I just don't look good in a Pastel dress?
A very important event is going to take place in a couple of months, our first GS is going to get married. Now this is a big deal, it takes much planning and of course new clothes. We started this process some time ago, went to the big stores li... Read more
Some weeks are better than others, this was not one of them, too many deaths. A former classmate of ours Mother died, my last Aunt died and Jesus died on the cross. The good news is my Aunt put her faith in Jesus and Jesus arose to save us all ... Read more
Be careful buying a women's purse!
What a great week, sure glad I finally had that discussion with the weather goddes. Worked out in the yard cleaning up the mess of limbs the ice storm left us with. There was snow banks in them all winter. Had the 4 and 6 year old GK helping, t... Read more
Dirt Dog Honest!
Can I get real personal with you and "dirt dog honest'? I AM SICK AND TIRED OF BEING SICK AND TIRED OF THIS WINTER WEATHER! SNOW STOP! There that's done I feel better already. Now for the good news, I woke up again this morning with my wife b... Read more
March 2nd. No hope of pitching in the majors now!
This past week started off bad. On Mon. AM my BH was on her way to the Chiropractor for he 3 week appointment and slipped on our sidewalk and fell on her shoulder, nothing , thank goodness was broken, but a lot of pain, of course having trouble... Read more
The rest of the story!
Thought I would let you in on the " rest of the story." We taught my future BIL a great lesson that night. He was NEVER late for a engagement again, When asked when he would be there would reply, " Sometime after?, fill in the time". He is quite... Read more
Feb. 24th. A special Birthday Wish!
This is such a great day, the Sun is coming up bright, the temp. in the teens, and a very special person in our life is celebrating her birthday. It doesn't seem that long ago we were dealing with her boyfriend's bad habit of always showing up l... Read more
Sun. Feb. 17th.
Thought I would report on the way we celebrated our 50th. yesterday. We attended a wedding in Chicago that our DIL's only brother was married. She along with our 3+ year old curly blond haired GD was flower girl and 1+year old GS was ring beare... Read more
Feb. 13th. Valentine Alert!
Just a reminder to all you guys out there not to forget to treat your honey with a gift tomorrow.
I already treated mine, I gave her an EKG today. Now before all you females get your nose out of joint and send me those nasty emails let me e... Read more
Mon. Feb. 11th.
Well guess what , today is a better day. I don't know what happened yesterday with the scale but today I was back down to 180. It just might have been the cold weather, don't know. The important thing is my weight is were I thought it should be... Read more
Whoa there horse, what hit me, the bad news first. I gained 3 lbs. this week. Just a reminder that this is a marathon not a sprint. I guess this means I can't eat a big handful of peanuts every night. It sure was fun trying.
The wind chill ... Read more
Sun. Feb. 02
OK everyone get ready for the shortest month of the year, see who says first" Feb. just flew by". Was a very cold week early on ,very very high winds but the buildings are still standing. Is 22 above this AM, we can handle that.
Have about... Read more
Jan. 27th. Sun. the start of a great week.
Things are looking up, the weather is 5 above this AM, my BH is skipping to a faster gait because she talked the old duffer into painting our bedroom plus bed accesories and curtains and still rubbing me to convince me for a new rug, the stock... Read more