The First Week of the Eighth Month

We are well into the month of August. How did we get over the hump of summer so quickly? With the change of the month came a major switch in our weather. July 31st the temperature was in the mid-upper 90’s and then we had a cool down. The remainder of the week blessed us with highs in the upper … Continue reading

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Wildflower Art and Happenings

This post is full of variety. Art class, ranch work, a trip to the big city and a birthday party were all part of our week. My friend Jodi (Jodene Shaw of White Owl Wings) hosted an art class at her home on Friday July 21st. There were eight ladies in class painting beautiful flowers on canvas. We had fun … Continue reading

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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

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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

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