Too Much of a Good Thing

The rain did not stay gone for long. Normally, this would be very welcome rain water for our garden, grapevines, peach trees, and our fields of green. However, we all know that too much of a good thing can be a bad thing and that is where we are at today. Oklahoma has received record…

Most Wonderful Time of the Year & Dandelions

There is a different energy accompanying Spring and we naturally are in sync with it, we just may not realize it. Even during nice days throughout the Winter when I could have gone out and worked, you know, got a little ahead, I just didn’t feel like it. I worried that maybe come Spring, I…

Then and Now

As I promised here is a then and now post. Unfortunately I do not have all the pictures I wanted to share due to our computer being out of commission. But since things are ever changing out here there will be more as we move along. We moved here three years ago. Just a pole…

RIP Shadow

A very sad start to the New Year. We noticed Shadow was gone the evening of the 28th. He had been here that day, but that evening, when I shut the hens up for the night, and brought in some firewood, he was absent. It was not unusual for him to take off, but he…

Sparkly Powder

Here are a few pictures I took this morning after we received some fresh snow overnight. This snow is soft, powdery, and sparkly…very pretty. But bitterly cold! I could not get back to my fire and coffee fast enough. I also found the dog sleeping UNDER the chicken coop this morning. It is ten degrees….