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About Life in the 50’s and Retired Ruth
Blogs I Follow
- Real Surfers
- The British Postal Museum & Archive blog
- Childhood Memories of growing up in the 1950s and 1960s.
- The Brick House
- Enchanted Seashells by Princess Rosebud
- Sean of the South
- Writing By Laura
- Kaggsy's Bookish Ramblings
- Writing and Illustrating
- The Bipolar Writer Mental Health Blog
- What's Nonfiction?
- Grab the Lapels
- Fatima Fakier
- Roth Poetry
- Smorgasbord Blog Magazine
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Tag Archives: farmers
They say love finds you when you least expect it. Not for me. Two weeks shy of 17, I was pretty sure I was destined to be an old maid. On that warm, summer evening in 1967 …I was looking. … Continue reading
Perfect weather to harvest the crops.
Oh yes I’m the great pretender. I have always loved to pretend, and yes, even at the rotten (not really feeling ripe anymore) old age of almost 63 I still pretend. I hope think that’s normal. In today’s high-tech world … Continue reading
I am wishing for some Sunday Serenity today, but it’s not going to happen. The past week and a half has been busy on the farm, planting corn and soybeans. The weather has cooperated so everyone is working full-force to … Continue reading
Spring 1967. Unpacking the luggage from our 1963 Chevy Bel-Air. We were returning home from a cross-county road trip from Ohio to California and back to visit my brother who was stationed at Ft. Ord, California, near Monterey. It … Continue reading
Originally posted on The Adventures of Dairy Carrie… I think I Need a Drink!:
Today a new undercover video of a dairy farm was released and it really hit home for me… Shocking what goes on behind the closed doors of this…
Harvest 2012 is “on hold”, once again, due to Mother Nature’s fickle attitude! We received over an inch of rain and the fields are wet again. So we will have a few days to regroup and hope for some … Continue reading
Much needed rain comes too late.