Author Archives: Robyn

Magnolia Garden

I still have a few pictures to share from my trip in June. This set is from Magnolia Market at the Silos in Waco, TX. It was an interesting week at our house. Monday morning J and I baled up the CRP he cut on Sunday and J cut the last field of CRP. It was a hot afternoon, followed by a … Continue reading

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One Hot Week

It was another warm week in these parts, but J and I didn’t let that stop our desire for fencing. Monday morning we were up and at em replacing the fence we tore out in the “Windmill Pasture” last week. We got our guide wire (also the top wire) strung out, straight and steel posts pushed in. The picture below … Continue reading


Happy Birthday Grandpa

I am sharing an extra blog post this week as today is the anniversary of my Grandpa’s birthday. Grandpa passed away in January 19, 2004 and is someone I think of almost daily. My Sister and her family are living on the farmstead that our Mom grew up on. Sister did some remodeling to Grandpa’s house and they have built … Continue reading


White Flowers and Botanical Plants

Heat, heat is the story this past week. We had a week of temperatures in the upper 90’s and over 100 degrees. J and I got out and did some work in the mornings, but between the heat and fire risk we didn’t do much in the afternoons. Sounds like we have another week of heat ahead of us. I … Continue reading


Critters That I’ve Seen

One of the perks of ranch wife life is the abundance of life around me. Animal life, plant life, family and friends. Today I’m sharing pictures of different critters that I’ve seen at home and on my recent travels. Mom and Dad have a lot of toads around their place. The dogs like to bark at them, the Grandson likes … Continue reading