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Olga

Our porch is about the most lived in space in our home I think.  Not only are evenings spent on the porch, but early mornings too.  The crickets are still chirping, the roosters are crowing, the birds are singing in ...

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Usually, out here, the evenings are spent with fire flies in the yard, sipping sweet tea on the porch, the citronella candles burning, and a chicken on the lap of someone.  In all my life, I don’t remember ever having ...

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Life on the homestead this week has been pretty routine, nothing too dramatic, which makes life peaceful.  We were blessed with several stacks of old newspaper that our family enjoyed spreading all over the garden to keep the weeds down.  ...

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I simply love these cooler mornings before the sun gets too high in the sky.  Everything is so green from all of the rain we’ve been getting.  The only ones around here that are excited about more rain are the ...

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This has not been a week of planting with the abundance of rain we have received.  I am grateful that we did not have anything in the ground for the frost to nip.  There was much debating as to whether ...

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I hope everyone had a very nice Mother’s Day.  It was a beautiful day with a wonderful morning in church and a delicious lunch for us.  This was my Mom’s first Mother’s Day without my Dad.  So many new “firsts” ...

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I have to begin with the fact that it was not very pleasant to leave southern Texas on a ninety-six degree day and drive into Missouri the next day with a temperature of only 46 degrees.  We were ready to ...

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Things sure are getting busy and the calendar is filling up even more with so much fun stuff coming up.  As if there wasn’t enough to do with the farm and the calves and the chicks hatching and trees to ...

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I hope everyone has been out enjoying this beautiful weather!  We have spent several evenings over the past week or so, enjoying the warmth out on the front porch watching the sun go down.  It is so peaceful to finish ...

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What a beautiful rain coming down this morning!  With all the threat of nasty weather last week, I am glad it didn’t turn out to be as bad as they said around these parts.  The rain has caused the pastures ...

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