Category Archives: The Great Outdoors

In which I remember I have a blog

I’m kidding, I didn’t forget about the blog – just got busy again. The summer just flew by, didn’t it? A good week of the blog silence was due to me and the Mr taking a real vacation. The kind … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day!

These kind of ‘holidays’ aren’t big deals around our house, but I do refuse to do housework or any real cooking. 🙂 The kids all wished me happy Mother’s day, Son #2 stopped by for a quick visit, and the … Continue reading

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Shifting seasons

By all accounts, it’s looking like a chilly winter ahead. We had a few days of below-freezing temps which led to a bit of fog. Made for not-so-fun driving at night, but gorgeous mornings. And once the sun burned off the … Continue reading

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R&R

The Mr and I went to a county fair yesterday – one we haven’t been to in many, many years. It was a lot of fun! We played with farm equipment, pet a bunch of animals, walked through the exhibits, … Continue reading

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Where have you been?

It was just what I needed.

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A nest

Some little birds have built a lovely nest in the contorted filbert, with bits of fluff and moss. It’s too high to see into so I’m not sure if there are eggs yet, but the nest is very new so … Continue reading

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Yielding

Sometimes, you just have to let go and go with the flow. I’ve been super busy at work, which means I get almost nothing done around the house during the week — leaving a long list of things I need … Continue reading

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