I've made quite a few mistakes in the past week. I am confident in myself to publicly say "I've made a mistake"...or two. Or more Here they are... 1. The chicken was not eaten by a predator. Ducky MoMo was hiding in the hayloft. The same hayloft that we had canvassed four times already. But, … Continue reading My Mistakes
I'm missing a chicken. Well, I was missing a chicken, but then she was there. Smack dab in the middle of the flock. Then she was gone again. Nowhere to be seen when it's time to lock up the hens when the sun has gone down. Chickens will instinctually head to the chicken coop when … Continue reading Where’s Ducky MoMo?
My daughters have already been thinking about what they want to be for Halloween. The teen daughter plans her costumes with her friends now--oh how I miss the days when the sisters had coordinating costumes...a pirate and a parrot...a mummy and a zombie cheerleader...Japanese girls in kimonos...little red riding hood and the big bad wolf. … Continue reading It’s Already Time To Think Of Halloween
I remember seeing the movie The Hobbit, The Desolation of Smaug 5 years ago and hearing this great song that played through the end credits. It had a mesmerizing lilt that was both haunting and poetic. I waited with my family until that song ended before daring to step out of the theater. Who was … Continue reading Ed Sheeran
8 years ago today my husband and I got the wind knocked out of us simultaneously. 8 years ago today our life-view was forever changed. 8 years ago today I thought I would have to live without my daughter. 8 years ago today I learned what it was really like to live with hope. 8 … Continue reading 8 Years Ago…
The farm has been ordinary and boring as of late. Which is always a good thing. Boring is good. We have seen a Milkweed twin in the yard a few times. It seems she has a sister outside and we can't get close to her. She has hidden in our garage and Man-Farmer put up … Continue reading Of Cats and Chores