Journal Entry

If I were to write a journal of my week I think it would go something like this: Sunday: The wind blew hard; the weatherman rarely misses the prediction of a windy day on the prairie. After chores I stained the bay window. J and I ate dinner with his folks; one of T’s good friends from High School and his … Continue reading

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Rainy Day Projects

Last week we had a couple of days of drizzle and J decided not to start any outside projects. I got out my paints and imagination. It did my soul good to work on some creative ideas. I did two mixed media pieces; one for my Aunt and one for J’s Aunt. I also worked on a sign to give Sister as a birthday … Continue reading

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Calving, Farming and A Little Moisture

It’s time for five things from my week; how did Thursday sneak up on me so fast … again? Here are a couple of shots I snapped of the yearlings during chores last week. 1. Easter Sunday morning we moved the cows to the “Bull Pasture.” We have never calved out of this pasture before; so far it’s working good. After … Continue reading

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Easter Monday

I hope all of you had a joyous Easter celebration. Easter is a wonderful time to reflect on our religious beliefs, rejoice the blessing we have and share the gifts God gave us. J and I and J’s folks started our day early by caring for cattle. We did chores and had a few problems to deal with. J and his … Continue reading

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Calves, Calves, Baby Calves

The calendar turned another page this week. It’s April! 1. One of the biggest issues we have been dealing with on the prairie is wind. We’ve had a lot of very windy days and today it blows again. There have been reports within the area (60 mile radius) of gusts in the 70-73 mph range. The wind doesn’t help the … Continue reading

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