My dad has long made up words for old songs. The “Oh Christmas Tree” song with a line in there about green teeth instead of a green tree comes to mind from my growing up years. Not much has changed. As “The weather outside is frightful” got it’s line change yesterday, Ruby was present and […]
A little road trip in the planning…
We’re planning a trip to South Dakota. My parents have a little sheep farm there, and this week they start lambing. Can anyone say what a good life experience this is for my kids? It’s a homeschool field trip on steroids! So, we pack. We’ll head up for a week and a half, the kids […]
A whole lot of ruckus.
We had a pretty good storm last night. We were gone for the evening and came home to a minor mess. My laundry on the clothesline is sopping wet, many pieces of clothing are in the mud instead, and the line is hanging ridiculously low. The cast iron grill was blown over (impressive!) and, from […]