Friday Funny: Ballet – OR – Did you catch that mouse?

Once upon a time, there was a little girl with very curly dark hair that loved to run and jump and play.  She had a horse to ride, dogs to run with, and a sister to get into trouble with.  Alas, this beautiful little girl was a klutz! Her mother was full off cute old-fashioned … Continue reading Friday Funny: Ballet – OR – Did you catch that mouse?

WHY ARE THERE NO THANKSGIVING SONGS?

I have been digging around, and this is all I found: 1. Food, Glorious Food from the movie Oliver (yes – they consider this a TG song??) 2. Count Your Blessing Instead of Sheep – from the movie White Christmas (Christmas – Hello!?) 3. Funny Thanksgiving Song “Thanksgiving Overture” (done to William Tell Overture – … Continue reading WHY ARE THERE NO THANKSGIVING SONGS?

WHERE WAS I AGAIN?

Ok woman – get your hands back in that dirt!  Ahhh, warm, living, comforting soil!  Breathe deep, life goes on (hopefully), pull up your big girl panties and move along.  Seventy plus degrees – November 2016 – Colorado – WHHAAATTT?? If things were not going freaky enough, we are going to have 70 ° today … Continue reading WHERE WAS I AGAIN?

SO EASY AND SO FUN – BREAD IN A JAR!

We subscribe to Countryside Magazine. It is one of the few we actually enjoy and use!  It has everything for small farming, hobby or backyard garden/farming, recipes tried-and-true methods; you name it, they have it (have had it or will have it).  Perfect for anyone wanting to grow their own food. A few years back … Continue reading SO EASY AND SO FUN – BREAD IN A JAR!

THE CORN ROAST or HOW TO THROW A PARTY.

A kids’ life on a farm can be amazing!  We were lucky that we had such a fantastic family with such great family and friends.  When it came time to bale hay (yep all small bales only back then), plant crops, pick rock, fix fence – whatever – a load of people would show up … Continue reading THE CORN ROAST or HOW TO THROW A PARTY.

DO YOU EVER GET CARRIED AWAY IN THE MOMENT?

Happens to me every fall.  I just can’t help myself.  I have tried. I keep myself busy with harvesting and crafting and food processing – but it just can’t stop it.  Those pesky childhood memories come flooding back every fall. There is so much work that has to be done right now. Canning, cooking, freezing, … Continue reading DO YOU EVER GET CARRIED AWAY IN THE MOMENT?