Monthly Archives: November 2012

I am NOT bah humbug!

I don’t think I am.  Bah Humbug, that is.  I really DO care. Sometimes I think that others see me as a “don’t care” kind of person because I am restrained and laid-back. I am the person in the crowd … Continue reading

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Share Your World

Go to Cee’s blog (below) if you want to join and share! What feeds your enthusiasm for life?  If someone made a movie of your life would it be a drama, a comedy, a romantic-comedy, action film, or science fiction? … Continue reading


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Originally posted on Writing Sisters:
The Pomodoro Technique is a time management system developed by Francesco Cirillo who based his theory on the normal productive work span of a human being and Francesco’s kitchen timer — which was a large…

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Farm Chores and Teen Angel

.  One of my first farm chores was to fill the cattle’s water trough. It was a concrete structure about 12 feet long and 2 feet deep.  In the summer, it seemed like it was always empty and In the … Continue reading

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Farmin’ Ain’t No Picnic (Part 4)

My brain is pretty well fried for various reasons so I went to my online thesaurus to describe Harvest 2012!  Here goes: accomplish, achieve, actualize, bring to fruition,bring to maturity, call it a day, cap, carry off,close, conclude, consummate, crown, determine,develop, discharge, do, do thoroughly, effect,effectuate, elaborate, end, equip, execute, fill,finalize, finish, fulfill, furnish, get through, go thelimit, go through with, go whole hog, halt, makegood, make up, perfect, perform, put to bed,realize, refine, round off, round out, settle, sewup, supplement, terminate, ultimate, wind up,wrap up   (Thank you       We finished late Wednesday evening and luckily this year … Continue reading

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Share Your World – Week 47!

Well, Cee as you can see I am a slow starter since I am just jumping in for the first time at Week 47!   In reality, I am still recuperating from knee surgery and pretty much going “stark raving … Continue reading

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Farmin’ Ain’t No Picnic (part 3)

It’s been exactly 3 weeks since my last “farm” post.  Unfortunately, we have not made a lot of progress in those 3 weeks.  In our little part of Ohio, we received a couple drenching rains that have left the fields … Continue reading

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That’s quite a rack, ma’am

The rack is commonly considered the most painful form of medieval torture.  It  was used to stretch human appendages far beyond their normal capacities.  Of course, it’s common knowledge that medieval torture evolved into the procedure that modern-day man now … Continue reading

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Six Word Saturday

Thankful for help                                                   From my friends

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on my last leg… er… knee

My home is starting to look like a medical supply store.  This is new territory for me.  I know it’s inevitable that your body starts to betray you as you age.  I know I have been  lucky with few health … Continue reading

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