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Offical Day Off
Monday, January 16, 2017      6 comments

Or at least I acted like it was one.. Did chores..double fed so I wouldn't have to face Ole Man Winter again this PM.. Everyone tucked in safe, sound, with food and water. Skinner let me know he needed social time..but today just ain't the... Read more
Winter is visiting..
Sunday, January 15, 2017      7 comments

Snowy..foggy and a bit chilly. That ole saying about it is too cold to snow applied last nite..but this AM the fog rolled in and the snow used that opening to dash thru the door! We only got a dusting and it is light powdery stuff. They had call... Read more
Making good choices isn't easy always
Tuesday, January 10, 2017      6 comments

We went out for supper tonite and it always amazes me that you can get this huge plate of food . Meat , potatoes, gravy , toasted bread and maybe a small thing of veggies that costs less than a "diet plate" of tomato slices, cottage cheese and a... Read more
Wow..what a Monday this Monday was!
Monday, January 09, 2017      6 comments

If no one saw it on the news..the winds were seriously trying to blow Colorado off the map!! Here we got some damage..just torn shingles and some siding damage..a tree in the front yard looks like it might have gotten uprooted, will check on t... Read more
New project..new year..renewed determination
Sunday, January 08, 2017      7 comments

It is so easy to find excuses...I can't go to the gym..tis too far to town..the weather is too bad. oh it can go on for pages..but with videos on You Tube, DVD's and even the lil printouts that come with almost every type of exercise equipment... Read more
Lazy or tired?
Wednesday, January 04, 2017      8 comments

I have been having a hard time getting motivated. There just are moments when I have a real..I don't wanna..moment. Some days I push thru it some days... Read more
2017 slipped quietly in
Monday, January 02, 2017      7 comments

One thing about living out and keeping critters is you realize the total unimportance of time , date or occasion. The feeding, the watering, the tending of the critters goes on. They do not care if it is a holiday or your birthday ..they want ... Read more
2017 slipping in quietly out here on the farm!
Saturday, December 31, 2016      6 comments

We can if the skies are clear see the fireworks at the top of PIkes Peak.. If we are awake that is!! I think DH is fixing to settle in shortly and I am not sure I will make the witching hour myself. I got a feeling the New Year will roll in e... Read more
New Year Nearly Here!!
Friday, December 30, 2016      9 comments

So do we all have New Years Promises that we hope to keep? Tis like a tradition..then wait and see who falls off the wagon first. Fact is the main idea is ...to lose weight....thus the winner is the greater loser!! I am promising me to ... Read more
Can you hear the songs of winter?
Thursday, December 22, 2016      6 comments

There are so many wonderful songs in praise of winter..snow and all that..but to me the best songs are the honking of the geese as they head south, the tinkle of the snow as it hits the windows, the rustling of the pine trees once frosted and so... Read more
The Goose Whisperer?
Tuesday, December 20, 2016      6 comments

It has become somewhere between amusing and irritating. When I stick my head out the door to call the dogs or the cats, the minute the geese hear my voice they are honking in reply! My DIL...lives the next 5 acres over..said she knows when I a... Read more
Tired seems to be the motto for the week so far!
Wednesday, December 14, 2016      2 comments

Just the usual stuff but seems to take more outta me..OH Duh...thas right..doing the same amount of work in less time due to early dark!! Guess that explains a bit..DIL helped me load the big woodbox in anticipation of really cold temps rollin... Read more
12 more sleeps till the big day!
Monday, December 12, 2016      5 comments

Wow..just sat here and counted that up..geeeeze where did the year go!! amazing that another trip around the sun is nearly completed without me gaining world dominance or some other spectacular event! hee hee...No not me thank you. I would ... Read more
Monday peeking around the corner!!
Sunday, December 11, 2016      6 comments

After a busy and at times challenging weekend I am actually ready for Monday. Yeah I know you folks that are loading up and heading to work, espec... Read more
Full Day
Saturday, December 10, 2016      6 comments

The weather flipped and temps soared..roaring right on up to the mid 50's!! But that meant water hoses were thawed and tanks could be changed and refilled! So that was part of my day. The birds were happy campers as I got out the small kids poo... Read more

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