where the sights get weirder every day Where the HAZMAT suits can sure look cute By the truck parked in our alley way! Indiana, ev’ry morn, my honey lamb and I Hang the laundry up and sip a cup Of what we thought was leg-a-lly dry!!! (Apologies to Mr Rodgers and Mr Hammerstein) This is … Continue reading

Don’t give me no bull!!

Living where we do, in the midst of both English and Amish farms, there are many things that we have seen, or experienced, that most folks never do.  (This is both a good thing and a bad one.)  However, today, we experienced something totally new – and one that I’d just as soon not do … Continue reading

Thank you Danica :)

You found just the things I was hoping for. Once again, Danica has tracked down the images I was wanting for my blog and not only Gimped them just for me, but also added some fun touches to them….all while I snoozed.   🙂    I LOVE MY GEEKS!!!

Remember when…..

Christmas time came and going to Grandma’s house was an adventure in sugar overload?  I’m SURE my Mom loved it!!  I know I did.  🙂   Grandma felt that anything less than 20 different types of cookies and 5 different types of candies was an indication of abject poverty.  AND if we didn’t have a fresh … Continue reading

If you don’t already know it…..

Today is Coldstone Creamery’s World’s Largest Ice Cream Social.  From 5 – 8 pm today, they are offering one of two specially created flavor combos for the sake of Make-A-Wish.  All donations will go to Make-A-Wish Foundation. The two combos are marshmallow ice cream, Oreo cookies, chocolate chips and fudge (Jack’s creation) OR Nutter Butter … Continue reading

Ode to My Honey

You is tall, you is fine I’m so glad that you is mine. I do love you, yes I do Even when you gets the flu. You makes me laugh, you makes me cry Sometimes you even makes me sigh. Wez all for one, good or bad Wez hitched forever, aincha glad? In you hand … Continue reading

It’s that time of year …

When the world falls in love and every song you hear seems to say, “Merry Christmas, may your New Year’s dreams come true….and this song of mine…” wait…that’s not the time I was thinking of. It’s time to share your Christmas breakfast menu. I know MyDerbe Jenn serves banana splits – what about the rest … Continue reading

That You May Perceive

They certainly didn’t expect THIS. They had just completed the last of the harvest. It felt as though they had barely gotten the final bounty of potatoes and rutabagas carefully tucked into the fruit cellar and now THIS? So soon? Both parents had been pushed to their physical limits to keep up with the weight … Continue reading

Something you may not know about me….

There are some holiday memories that remain in our minds longer and more vividly than others.  For example, I have a rich and wonderful memory of coming home from shopping to find my bedroom was taken up with a great big new stereo radio console.  (GREAT BIG – remember the kind your grandparents had?  Mine … Continue reading

Forget how many licks it takes to get to the center of a Tootsie Pop~

More importantly, how many heat-ups does it take to get to dinner time? Is there anyone else besides me who determines how her day is going by how many time she has to re-heat the same cup of coffee before it’s all gone?!!  Today is a 4 heat-up day….and I have several hours to go … Continue reading