Many Things to be Thankful for…

I’m not sure how to describe the past week. It had good points, disappointing aspects, fun things and stress. Kinda a roller coaster of emotions and activity. Monday J did shop work and I got ready for a trip to the Hills. The weather looked safe for us to make a break for it and we had several errands to run. … Continue reading


A Frosty Start to the Week

Can you believe February is in sight? Last week started off with frost Monday and Tuesday. Monday was also foggy; foggy all day. In the afternoon, I took the dogs for a ride to get the mail and take pictures. Tuesday and Wednesday were cold and windy. Cold and windy enough that J and I kinda hunkered down in the house … Continue reading


Rays of Light

The past week was one of stunning weather. The “January Thaw” did not disappoint with several days of temperatures in the mid 30’s. We still have a fair amount of snow, but it settled quite a bit. This week J and I have kinda been doing our own thing. J got his Trail Fire snowmobile running. J’s Grandpa got it in the early 80’s and … Continue reading


January Thaw

Greetings from a warmer prairie. We have had more nice days in the last week than frigid. We had single digit high temperatures during the middle of the week and a significant warm up over the weekend. Saturday I sent Mom a selfie saying “No wind, 16* and sun. Coat optional!” Granted I was working and moving helps keep one warm. … Continue reading


The Country Christmas Connection

The last few years I’ve participated in the Christmas in the Country agriculture blogger exchange. Founders, Laurie of Country Linked and Jamie of This Uncharted Rhoade, stepped away from organizing the event this year. Darleen of Guernsey Dairy Mama and Jenny of The Magic Farmhouse took over and renamed the exchange The Country Christmas Connection. This activity is a fun way to meet new … Continue reading