Monthly Archives: August 2011

Ever wonder if God actually listens?

All right, if you have made it here, you know the general idea of today’s topic. I wanted to share the most recent experience of God answering in my life. I know not everyone believes in my God, nor do … Continue reading

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The Barn is Coming Right Along

Barn roof replacement….a lot of hard work! I am framing it and currently 1/3 of the way to putting shingles on. Let the day of work begin!

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Pokeweed: Friend, or Foe?

I was on a goat forum this morning when one of the group posted a link to an article about pokeweed. There has been a lot of discussion of it’s safety in animal pastures and such. While all parts of … Continue reading

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A little of this, a little of that…

Today, and this week in general if you count the weekend, has been a lot of little bits of this and little bits of that. I worked on a quilt (will show you pictures later), cleaned house, pulled yet MORE … Continue reading

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Community and it’s Loss; What this means to me

com·mu·ni·ty  (k-myn-t) from thefreedictionary.com n. pl. com·mu·ni·ties 1. a. A group of people living in the same locality and under the same government. b. The district or locality in which such a group lives. 2. a. A group of people … Continue reading

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Figs; Sweet and Prolific!

The fig is an amazing fruit and tree/shrub/vine. You find mention of it in many religions, including the Bible in which Adam and Eve used he leaves to cover themselves. Jesus cursed a fig tree for not bearing fruit, and … Continue reading

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Busy as usual…

Summer is fast escaping, yet I hardly feel it should have started. Life has been a whirlwind of fun times, stress, and obligations all combined. I have so much produce in the form of apples and figs and tomatoes I … Continue reading

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