chickens · craft · jewelry · Ramblings

Hello – can you please help me get these boots off my feet

Double-crossed by a fan dancer – from the movie gold diggers of 1937?  Not a particularly good movie in my opinion and I think this was the only funny line.  Somehow it tickles my fancy. I love old movies, I like to watch them early in the morning before the sun comes up.  It seems… Continue reading Hello – can you please help me get these boots off my feet

chickens · farmhouse renovation · flower farming · Ramblings · Red Dirt Farmstand

cool nights warm days in my own private cathedral

These are the days of autumn.  Forecasters in our area say that the leaf color this year will be somewhat lackluster. We turn the heat on at night and the AC on during the day – crazy.  Me, I’m holding on to the warm weather as long as I can and dancing in the gardens… Continue reading cool nights warm days in my own private cathedral

chickens · Lucky Duck · Ramblings

Family, Farm and Food

 How did you celebrate Independence Day? We had a nice day with family and good food.  Father Cottage surprised us making his first ever blueberry pie.  He still impresses me with his gusto for life and willingness to try new experiences. Did I tell y’all that he traveled to Norway last month?  That’s the way to rock… Continue reading Family, Farm and Food

chickens · farmhouse renovation · Garden Project

oh so many projects and a peacock in my living room

Why is there a peacock in my living room? We have so many projects going at once.  We start one, then something comes up and we stop what we are working on and move on to something else.  Please tell me we aren’t the only ones with too many irons in the fire?

chickens · Daisy and Winter

Mirror mirror on the wall who is the egg thief

Ramblings from a small farmhouse. Our neck of the woods dodged a bullet with the blizzard that passed through the beginning of the week.  We had a coating of ice, which thankfully melted quickly with the return of the sun.  It was beautiful, all glistening and sparkly in the sun.  Really, I can’t complain about… Continue reading Mirror mirror on the wall who is the egg thief