Monthly Archives: June 2010

Wistful Wednesday: The Old Ponsford Store

Back in April I wrote about the old Ponsford Store burning down one evening. You can read about it here, just in-case you missed it. It has been an unfolding story.   First I heard from the present owner, she … Continue reading


Straight Lake : Legend of the Collars

I have just a few of these legends to share. I shared the Legend of the Cap back in March.   Back in 1986 when we moved back here the first time, to raise our girls in the country and … Continue reading

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Snow Drifts In June

A neighbor has a whole field of daisies. Personally I like them, they are so perky and cheerful. Far Guy and I both remarked at the same time "Looks like drifts of snow." I am not sure what their other … Continue reading

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Wildflowers June 27, 2010

These are some of the wildflowers in bloom this week. I was greatly encouraged to see the first of the milkweeds in bloom. The Oval-Leaf Milkweed or Dwarf Milkweed or Asclepias ovafolia is a native plant. Milkweeds are the only … Continue reading

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Someone Nameless

Someone who shall remain nameless, did something really stupid. She might have been playing in the water with someone who shall also remain nameless. She might have been having the best time splashing water into the air because someone nameless … Continue reading

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More Polite

My other baby brother gave me some advice the other day, he said "Sis, you should be more polite." I have been thinking about that for awhile now. I have decided he has a point. I could be more polite. … Continue reading

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Glory of the Morning

This morning the phone rang early, yes Far Guy was up and Chance was outside lounging in front of the door. I was on the couch trying to figure out if I was going to go back to sleep or … Continue reading

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Wistful Wednesday: Late 1950’s

This is a photo of Far Guys family. His Mom and his sister on the left and his Grandparents A ( Curt and Meady) on the right. That would be Far Guy with the attitude. I can almost smell the … Continue reading

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Wildflowers: June 22, 2010

Happy Summer! Chance and I had our very own welcome to summer party, we were out looking for wildflowers. I love the soft light of the evening, and last night the clouds were pretty interesting too. I have learned to … Continue reading

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An Elvis Sighting

Yesterday was the Father’s Day Picnic at the local Fire Hall, it is a fundraiser. This was the 33rd year, it is a roast pork dinner with all the fixings, buns, potato salad, hotdishes ( a mixture of meat, a … Continue reading

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