Along came March 15, and a lot of plans changed quickly, including my garden. A scheduled knee scope came along and everything that could go wrong, well, it did. A small procedure ended up taking me out of work for 4 weeks and feeling lousy even longer. It has caused issues with my mobility. Gardening… Continue reading Sometimes The Best Laid Out Plans Get Changed
Spring is coming, I promise! I have a weather app that gives me sassy updates, here is todays message: When I looked at this, it made me feel like spring is so far away. I looked at the calendar and realized in a few short weeks, the Sandhills Cranes will be landing in my back… Continue reading Spring, It’s Coming! Are You Ready for Some Gardening?
Valentine’s Day Should Be Every day! Yes every day, but I am not talking about chocolates and flowers. I was raised in the Catholic Church so I am always fascinated about Saints and their heroism. I looked at a few accounts of Saint Valentine. The one element that stands out is that he was fierce… Continue reading All You Need Is Love!
One of my favorite Beatles songs is, “While My Guitar Gently Weeps”. Just the other day I was singing along and found that the lyrics are similar to what is happening with our acreage. The lyrics talk about seeing love sleep. Through the clouds and the cold that has settled in on our acreage, there… Continue reading While Our Acreage Quietly Sleeps
This year has been one of transition. Our acreage was not very fruitful this year. The missing harvest of fruit helped move us into a mode of clean up and design. We are making plans for a better 2018. My husband and I are coming up on the 21st anniversary of our first date. Pondering… Continue reading Reflections and Pondering 2018
I have my doubts that there are words to describe the solar eclipse, I will do my best! My first recommendation for you is this, if you are ever in the path of a total eclipse or within a reasonable distance of one, give yourself a gift and take it in. It was the best… Continue reading Reflections on the Solar Eclipse of 2017
It’s finally here! The long anticipated total eclipse of 2017. As we prepare for this, I am taking in the beauty of our corner of the world. This will be the only total eclipse that will happen in our lifetime. We have set aside the day to share this together. No matter where you are,… Continue reading Solar Eclipse of 2017: Two Sunsets in One Day!