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!
This time of the year brings mixed emotions. School will begin soon. This year, it is the last first day of high school for my son. Tissues and tears have already begun to happen. It also means back to routine and that is not all bad. My biological clock says it is time. While I… Continue reading Back to School Are You Ready for a Reset?
When I write about subjects, I often ask myself, how did all of this get started? I looked up the history of county fairs and soon learned that the tradition of a fair began in North America had its beginnings in Windsor, Nova Scotia 1765; it still operates to this day. The first American fair… Continue reading It’s County Fair Time Again!
Every once in a while, I just need to shout out to the mountain tops that we indeed are a blessed body of people in our home. Last year at this time, my husband was taken to our local hospital for heart issues. I can’t begin to describe this journey! Fear, sorrow, depression and above… Continue reading Praise God from Whom All Blessings Flow!
Summer is half way over! Anyway, that’s how I feel when the calendar is close to the 4th of July. Do you feel like you are on a never ending struggle bus to nowhere? With a few tips, it can feel like a glorious staycation that refreshes your soul! 1. Attitude! We are our own… Continue reading Summer Survival: My Top Ten Life Savers