Though I do think my previous reflection is very worth pursuing, at this time, Hubby and I are content to just do some belt tightening. Much, much easier now that we have over 500 lbs. of our own farm-raised beef in the freezer. So, I’ve been back in the craft room and being my creative and […]Read More Back to Myself – probably to your relief! – and sharing DIMS!
We are finally getting some much needed rain tonight. Things have been so very dry here. Despite the dryness, or maybe because of it, my jalapeno peppers have been quite prolific. We’ve been drying them in batches to reconstitute when the the tomatoes finally ripen and we can make salsa. My cucumbers are also ready […]Read More Almost a Month Later…..
Life has continued at a breakneck pace here at the Happy Palace. I’ll update with photos which include a new winner from the Queen of DIY as well as DIMS from me; the garden and the kittens! First, the DIY Queen. We gave a baby shower for two couples that were in our old Life […]Read More Photo Montage
Rosemary (the baby herself) had SIX kittens yesterday!! She was a real trooper and handled everything like an old pro. We’re so proud of her. Since this will be her only litter, I guess she wanted to do it right. I kept hoping there were only 2 or 3 kittens since she’s so young, but […]Read More Meow Meow Meow x 2
(And Luke smells like a wet manure dog.) Ugh. Hold your breath! I made the kids take the dogs out in the snow and just romp around. Very successful as one kid and two dogs are now sound asleep. Finally, on the 12th day of January half way through the winter of 2015-2016, we […]Read More Oh, It Finally Snowed . . .
One week in to 2016 and I’m discovering new flaws in myself. 😀 I LOVE making goals, collecting ideas and then throwing up my hands at the overwhelment! I know, not a word. I’m failing miserably at the 365 Declutter challenge – I have a donation spot and I bought a pretty notebook to […]Read More One Week In