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About Life in the 50’s and Retired Ruth
Blogs I Follow
- Real Surfers
- 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
- Extraordinary Sunshine Weaver
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Tag Archives: work
Dark winter mornings filled with mud and snow. Muggy summer sunrises sweating before the work was even begun. A hard life of labor, washing the teats of the cows before milking, mixing milk replacement for the calves, hauling water and … Continue reading
Posted in Farm Life, Friday Fictioneers, My Life Tagged inspiration, life, personal, work 16 Comments
We were the back hall gang, taking pride in the fact that we didn’t really fit in with the rest of the school. We had pens printed with our motto…. Back Hall Rules, Rest of School Drools…… We … Continue reading
Posted in My Life Tagged blog, family time, inspiration, life, personal, relationships, school, work 12 Comments
My Grandparents, Orville and Ruth were married in 1917. They raised 8 children together, the fourth one being my mother, Marjorie. I don’t know when the oak pedestal table joined the family but I bet it could tell some awesome … Continue reading
Posted in Farm Life, Kids and Grandkids, My Life Tagged changes, family time, life, relationships, school, work 2 Comments
Some saw a table for two or three, hosting an impromptu lunch on a sunny day. Others saw a much-needed break in the daily routine… fresh air, laughter, conversations with friends and coworkers. Charles saw none of that. He saw … Continue reading
Posted in Friday Fictioneers Tagged boomer blog, Business, flash fiction, Friday Fictioneer, work 20 Comments
Six Word Saturday
Harvest begins and I start cooking.
Posted in My Life Tagged agriculture, blog, Combine, cooking, farm, harvest, Massey Ferguson, soybeans, work, writing 4 Comments