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August 12th~Nice Monday
Monday, August 12, 2019      10 comments

A busy kind of day. I set out to create a schedule for me. As unrealistic as that seems to me I do believe it is needed. Now whether or not I will use it as a guideline ..well we will see. Other than work which was so demanding and stressful at ... Read more
August 11th...a cooler day..Hurrah!
Sunday, August 11, 2019      15 comments

I do believe Fall is flirting with us. It even smells like Fall out there right now, just that fresh clean smell after a rain..a gentle rain that is. No leaf burning or any such..which reminds me I need to be sure to clean my chimney to be ready... Read more
August 10th~Saturday
Saturday, August 10, 2019      9 comments

You know the thing about lists! Make lists...take lists...use lists! I did ,,I did,,I thought I did...but there is always that one or two items that somehow you miss. So a quick run to Colorado City to the local Family Dollar to pick up a f... Read more
August 9th~ Busy day
Friday, August 09, 2019      10 comments

My day literally went to the dogs. Miss Molly's kennel was right by the door to the hallway..she would get a lil upset when the Littles would parade by and she couldn't go. Then I discovered at times (when she thought I was not around) she would... Read more
August 8th~Town Day
Thursday, August 08, 2019      8 comments

multiple stops today made for a longish day in town. Tammy had an eye doc to see so that ate up an hour , then when she got out we were both so hungry we knew it was a bad idea to head to the store for groceries. A quick stop at Arby's for slide... Read more
Aug 7th~Cool evenings appreciated!
Wednesday, August 07, 2019      9 comments

I do believe I am getting the summer version of Cabin Fever! I have never spent this much time inside since I left Oklahoma summers behind. Getting older,,sun feels hotter, and temps are higher than ever recorded before. Yep Mother Nature is doi... Read more
August 6th~Zoodles anyone?
Tuesday, August 06, 2019      11 comments

It is almost time for the state fair here! The county fair is just winding down. Tis a glorious time of celebration. To fill the days between the fairs there will be the Chili Festival. Now if you love the smell of roasting chili's, that is the ... Read more
August 5th~ Warmish...keep telling myself that
Monday, August 05, 2019      10 comments

However I feel like it is hot! Above 80 is past my comfort zone and we are hovering in the 90's almost daily. Midweek we will see 97 or 98..oh goodie!! Back again to the fact..I am so thankful for the swamp cooler. I would prefer open windows an... Read more
August 4th~ever notice..Kids never grow up?
Sunday, August 04, 2019      9 comments

In a conversation yesterday Tammy mentioned she had seen a "recipe" for pancakes with Bacon in them..Ok I am on board if it has bacon! Then in the back ground I hear my son..I Want Some!! We continue the conversation with excuses of why she can... Read more
Aug 3rd~ Tiny House Tour
Saturday, August 03, 2019      12 comments

A sunbaked kind of day...we went up to Colorado Springs to the Tiny Home Festival..now why they call it a Festival I have yet to figure out! Vendors of all kinds, food trucks with pretty much the same menu, circled up with tables in the middle I... Read more
Aug 2nd...BIG STORM
Friday, August 02, 2019      11 comments

Lightening , thunder and roaring winds... Closing down for the night! Rest well!... Read more
Aug 1st~Fall is almost upon us
Thursday, August 01, 2019      10 comments

I am often reminded of the old tale of the ant and the grasshopper. Some days I am an ANT..others mostly Grasshopper. I do believe however...I need more ANT days!! I think there is enough wood in for the winter..and there are some little r... Read more
July 31st~ A Dark Day at Stonebound Acres
Wednesday, July 31, 2019      19 comments

Today my beloved friend and companion , Skinner, laid down in the pasture and crossed the Rainbow Bridge. He has Zip, Tyler and Skye waiting for him there..oh what a party they will have! But me here, left behind to deal with empty pastures an... Read more
July 30th- Enjoying the heat yet?
Tuesday, July 30, 2019      10 comments

I honestly am not ready for winter..the snow..the wind..the cold..but a bit cooler would be lovely. Back up..be grateful,,,it cools off in the evening!! Could be worse! Appreciate and be grateful for what you have. Ok done lecturing. Quick ... Read more
July 29th~The heat is on
Monday, July 29, 2019      8 comments

We had a busy day...early to town for the doctor, then groceries for a few items. Home to check on critters , fill water tanks . I put some ice cubes in the cats water they seemed to appreciate it. Not sure what is up with Skinner. He was b... Read more

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