It is time to plant…

…some seeds. I suppose I’ve been trying to plant some seeds for a while now really. When I started this blog, I was just plain grumpy. I thought that writing about grumpy, and trying different tactics to embrace gratitude instead of grumpy would help me kick myself in the booty and get going with living.…

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My hair is drying…

…which means that this is the perfect time to be up way past my work-a-day bed time.  As there are only so many Youtube videos I can watch about gardening in one night, saying hello seems to be a good thing to do while waiting for my curls to get all sorts of sassy.  You…

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That sort of amazing light…

…the kind you can almost feel, blanketed the hill tonight as I walked up to tuck in the chickens.  Now, of course I don’t really tuck the chickens in, but bolting the coop doesn’t sound quite so lovely.  The donkeys always let me know how they feel when I visit the chickens first.  They are…

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My mother ordered a kiln…

…for Christmas.  Which, when you consider that we need to refinance the farm to get the ex off the loan, and I am working part-time, and we have used all of my savings, might not seem like the best thing to do.  However, when dealing with a mother who is closer to dying than living…

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The tomatoes are dead…

…which is to be expected at this time of year.  The donkeys had a delightful time cleaning up the green tomatoes that I didn’t use and chomping on the vines I threw over the fence.   Sweater weather is certainly here.  Mom has a bone scan tomorrow, and an upper respiratory infection.  I’m not sure…

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I have been remiss…

…reduced, reused, recycled, refined, redacted.  What on earth does redacted mean anyway?  I am fairly sure that is not a word I have ever used before.  It exists though.  I know it does.  Now, to be certain, I could just pop up to one of the seven other browser windows I currently have open and…

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