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Wednesday, June 13, 2018      3 comments

Well, was going to get pictures this year - but the goats were not in our area long enough. Just a couple of hours yesterday - Not sure why - except perhaps Hannah had something to do with it!! She is the daughter of our manager and she ... Read more
Shark Time!!
Tuesday, June 05, 2018      7 comments

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The Goats are Back
Saturday, June 02, 2018      5 comments

The goats are brought in each year to clear the undergrowth along the banks of the river that runs thru Pendleton. So fun to watch. Here is a picture from the first year they came. ... Read more
May 27
Monday, May 28, 2018      3 comments

Had a good day - picked up a couple of salads at Safeway and lots of salad makings. Also some smoked turkey - so we had sandwiches and salad for lunch. This afternoon i did some knitting and watched a couple more episodes of The Ultimate S... Read more
May 26, 2018
Saturday, May 26, 2018      2 comments

Much cooler today - gotta put a sweatshirt on - A good day to do some baking - am thinking Busy Day Cookies. Not really baking, but will warm up the kitchen some. How about some chicken and dressing. One of my son's favorites. To... Read more
Time to Plant
Friday, May 25, 2018      0 comments

Am really late at getting flowers planted this year - just cannot get "in the mood". So am thinking today must get started. For Mother's Day, my daughter brought me a tomato plant in a pot - and it is doing beautifully. She knows how muc... Read more
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
Tuesday, May 22, 2018      0 comments

Meeting Elaine at Roy Raley Park this morning for a walk - then to the DoNut Shop for our Bible study - and to get caught up on our latest. We have been meeting there most Tuesday mornings for the past 6 years - and it has been such a bless... Read more
Strawberry Time
Friday, May 18, 2018      2 comments

Overcast and rainy this morning - a good day to play in the kitchen. Thinking about making some Rice Krispy Treats. Have not made in a long time. And my son has reminded me that there are no strawberries in the freezer. ... Read more
I Love Trees
Thursday, May 10, 2018      0 comments

This morning while waiting for Elaine, I was listening to KLOVE. The words of one of the songs, 'If the stars were made to worship, I will worship You!" Looking at the trees behind our apartment and across the street, they too were made to... Read more
Our Storm
Wednesday, May 09, 2018      0 comments

We had quite the storm blow thru yesterday evening. The trees in back of our apartment were really "rocking"!! Just glad one did not break off - I heard that a number of trees around town did loose some branches!! Today is overcast and co... Read more
I Am Addicted!
Friday, February 23, 2018      1 comments

I love to knit - and have been knitting a Fair Isle kep. Well, almost finished one and have started a second one. Got the pattern from the museum on Fair Isle and joined a group of gals on facebook who share their adventure in knitting the ca... Read more
Valentine's Day
Friday, February 16, 2018      2 comments

I bought for myself a mini pink rose. Just hope I can transplant and it will grow. And fixed a cherry cheesecake for son, Geoff. And it is almost gone - one of his favorite desserts. On Tuesday, our YAH (Young at Heart) group had lunch ... Read more
Thursday, January 18
Thursday, January 18, 2018      1 comments

Just enjoying a cup of coffee and thinking about today. Later this morning will be meeting with a group at the church for prayer for our church. We have an amazing pastor who is leading us in a study thru the Bible. Last Sunday we started... Read more
Sunday, January 14
Sunday, January 14, 2018      2 comments

I went to a funeral yesterday for a dear friend - Nick Hicks. He was one of the founders and builders of our church. Such a sweet, honest man - and he had such an influence on my daughter as she grew up. He will be greatly missed. Today ... Read more
Saturday, December 30
Saturday, December 30, 2017      2 comments

It has warmed up and the snow is quickly melting. So got out to the grocery store to stock up - again. I did enjoy having a white Christmas - but now the snow can go away!! No plans for New Year's Eve. I will probably go to bed early and... Read more

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