May is here. Summer is at the door; yet even through the rising heat and sunshine, I feel melancholy somewhere deep inside, knowing I am yet another year away from the last time I got to hug my mama. Today was the last time I got a text from her back in 2017. All of […]
I finally had a moment to myself… yes, after seven months. That’s the longest I’ve gone without blogging in – gosh – nearly 15 years this June. It was a much needed break, y’all… only it wasn’t really a break, per say. MAMA HAS BEEN BUSY. I hate to dump this on you right up […]
Pumpkin pie spice may be here, but the cruel heat of Texas summer hasn’t subsided in the least. Out here on the hot prairie, we spend part of every day watering the wilting plants. Perfect time to be inside planning school (or doing school). I’ve always thought that it was silly to take off school […]
We had our West Texas fix this weekend; Cacti, kolaches, red dusty roads, fossil hunting and a lot of love and laughter. I always love our weekends in Stamford (or wherever they hold the reunions – it changes every now and then). I wrote a lot about the reunion the last time we went. Seems […]
Just a little check in here from the sunny Texas prairie… how are YOU doing, June Bug? Random facts for your week: Down here in the South, June Bugs are silly, clumsy bugs that get into all sorts of mischief and can’t seem to keep themselves standing upright because of their obsession with porch lights […]
This post is about how to work from home so you can homeschool… and I threw in a fun farm update for kicks. I’m sure you are sick of farm updates by now, but I want to be real… because if you think that downsizing into an old farm house is easy, you would be […]
Updates on the farm mess and animals, garden, greenhouse, and our Texas field trip adventures… not to mention some links and info you won’t want to miss!