Cowgirl Rides with the Big Dawgs

October 30, 2010 0 Comments

Cowgirl is my number three beautiful gorgeous goddess. She is not my only animal lover, but she is the one that is pretty much fearless around animals. People tend to freak her out, yet any animal is an instant connection for her. Cowgirl is my one and only horse show kid. Every spring, we load …

10 Reasons I Miss Living in the Country

September 12, 2010 5 Comments

For all it’s downsides, growing up in the country had some strong advantages. Many of them I am only now beginning to fully appreciate… ….Mostly because it is now my children I’d like to isolate in the lonely barrenness that is the middle of nowhere. When I was growing up, it was sheer torture being …

Magnum PI DejaVue and a Jail Break at the Farm

July 23, 2010 7 Comments

We had a jail break yesterday. Apparently our horses, Buddy and Shorty, both lacking anything important resembling manhood (studhood?), were quite upset when their female pasture companion for the last month had to go back to her home way out in the country. I didn’t realize just how upset they were….. ….Until I returned from …

Sharing the Love

June 21, 2010 7 Comments

Cynthia sent me some no obligation love. It seems like a nice way to step back into blogging after a little over a week of almost no writing. Besides, the rules of “accepting” the love award might just make for a good post, so here goes. The first rule is to thank the person who …

Tree Sex and Nature's Womb

May 4, 2010 2 Comments

The title might be a little over the top, yet there is something so amazing about a year in which nature outdoes herself in productivity. This winter saw an abundance of snowfall in our region. The old timers say lots of snow is what the fruit trees love. I’m sayin’ lots of snow is what …

Miss John Deere Lives Here

May 2, 2010 2 Comments

I simply must get pictures of my other children, but they just don’t frequent my favorite photo spots as much as this one does. Cowgirl thinks this is actually her Tonka Toy. As coincidence would have it, she was born quite close to Father’s Day, and occasionally her birthday lands on Hunky Farmer Boy‘s special …