And then it was gone!

March 18, 2017

This was yesterday and today I’m sure there’s nothing left but the string! Several readers sent me a video of chickens on a swing.  Of course I showed it to Rick but he hasn’t run right down to the barn to build that yet – ha! Cold here again today but I think the warm […]

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Two Hours Later

March 15, 2017

I went to the barn two hours after hanging the cabbage tether.  This is what I found. And you wondered if they’d eat it?

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Brrrrr!

March 14, 2017

It’s cold in North Iowa – below zero this morning.  The snowstorm landed on top of us before we even knew we were under a warning and we got about 8 – 10″ of new snow.  Here’s the view out my window. I saw this idea on Pinterest to entertain the chickens and today there […]

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Saturday

March 11, 2017

Actually it’s basketball Saturday with many games taking place today.  Iowa State will play West Virginia for the Big 12 Championship this afternoon at 5.  In the meantime I’m binding tablerunners for the sale. This picture was taken last Saturday.  Our refrigerator needed major repair which was covered by the warranty.  It was a terrible […]

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Friday

March 10, 2017

It’s already Friday – where did the week go?  Mia arrived yesterday until Monday while her parents traveled to the Big 12 Tournament in Kansas City.  Kansas, the Number 1 team in the nation, got beat out in the first round.  Just like March Madness, you never know what’s going to happen in these games […]

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A Busy Week

March 8, 2017

I’ve had an old friend staying with us since Sunday so I feel like I have neglected the blog.  It’s been such fun to have her here but today I had to get to work.   Remember Bo, the black lab puppy?  He was here till Monday noon and I took some great pictures of […]

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Sunday

March 5, 2017

Leo Lund went home last night after his 3 day stay at Lucky Dog Farm. Mo arrived Friday afternoon and is here for another full week while her family goes on a cruise.    She and Telly play so well together. This morning at 7 am Jack arrived, just for the day. Jack is older […]

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Thursday

March 2, 2017

I hope I don’t start to do lots of stupid things – as I get older.  I think you remember yesterday’s post – I acknowledged the day as Ash Wednesday but last night when my phone rang at 6:04 my recurring nightmare came true.  It was the choir director calling to ask where I was […]

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Ash Wednesday

March 1, 2017

We have a church service tonite and choir practice afterwards.  Wow – it’s already Lent! Yesterday was a much better shopping day.  Someone asked for information about the sale on April 1.  This is all the info I know. Just finished this book – a nice little story.  No suspense or action but very sweet. […]

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Doing 3 things at once

February 27, 2017

I’m watching The Bachelor which doesn’t require much concentration.  I never watched in the past but my niece Jenny watches and texts with her mom, my sister Becky, so then I got involved, too.  Pretty funny at times. I am going to quilt this little tablerunner tonite.  Connie and I are participating in a vendor […]

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