Monthly Archives: April 2008

An Old Recipe Box

I have an old recipe box…I paid a whopping 84 cents for it at KaMe apART a long time ago.  The price sticker is still on the inside cover.  It was manufactured by Ohio Art of Bryan Ohio, imagine that … Continue reading



I do not like skunks..not even the cute little babies.The other night I could smell SKUNK..Chance was inside. We knew that there had been a skunk sighting and a live trap would be set. From the smell I could tell my Nephew had trapped … Continue reading


Prescription Pains

Prescriptions are a pain in the butt.  As you all know Far Guy must take Tegretol EVERY DAY.  He cannot survive the pain without it.Well to make a really long story short..after talking to the local Snyder Pharmacy  who blamed … Continue reading


Lost and Found

  Old Square Nails The snow has finally ended ..for now, we got about eighteen inches of the glorious white stuff.   I am not against the moisture, it can rain all it wants..the little ponds on the way to town … Continue reading


Snow Sense of Humor

 April 26, 2008 Ole and Sven loved to fish, and they wanted to do some ice fishing. They’d heard about a good lake and they took off up there. The lake was frozen nicely. They stopped just before they got … Continue reading


We won the Snow lottery!

Evening of April 25, 2008  I took a nap and woke up to a "Winter Wonderland"!



When in the world is it going to stop snowing in Minnesota, well hey to be really truthful with you all… I just want it to stop in the Eastern part of Becker County where I live.  The rest of … Continue reading


A Visitor

  Chance and Snoopy Chance has had company the past two mornings.  He is usually very vigilant and aware of his surroundings.  Using his big boy voice when anything approaches his yard.  Well he has a friend, "Snoopy"..they run around … Continue reading


Earthquake Report

The Earthquake last Friday in Illinois was felt by people in Indiana. It was a 5.2 quake. Far Guy talked with his sister, she lives in southern Indiana. She said that they were awakened by a sound like a car … Continue reading

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Green Grass

Happy Earth Day!   We have a lawn, well it is kind of a lawn. It’s green some of the time. When we cleared out the trees to make room to build the house it was Fall before we got around to sort of … Continue reading