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Life On A Dirt Road

From our back hill in the evening I love living on a ranch. I love being surrounded by agriculture. Rural life suits me. It inspires me. The best mornings are the long, quiet ones with my morning mocha on the front porch. The birds are singing, the hens are pecking on the lawn, and the… Continue reading Life On A Dirt Road

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Dangerous Good- It’s About Time!

The Coming Revolution of Men Who Care...   This book starts our with an Edmund Burke quote, which is apt: "When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall, one by one, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle." Yeah. Heck yeah, and amen. I'm really thrilled to see publishers putting out… Continue reading Dangerous Good- It’s About Time!

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Reflections of the Evening

I noticed a spice to the night air as I left the barn. Almost like cinnamon but not quite. I silently thanked the Lord for the blessing of that scented air, practicing thankfulness despite of the grumbling voice inside the back of my head somewhere that complained about the biting chill. It’s nearly the middle… Continue reading Reflections of the Evening

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Things I love: Deep and Shallow

This post is just for fun, and in no special order. I love a really good V-neck T shirt, some amazing jeans and boots. If it's a hot sweaty summer, I want the T with a cotton skirt and flip flops. I would love it if I never had to vary my attire, because, well,… Continue reading Things I love: Deep and Shallow

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Everyday Average Annoying Guy

Just when I had started thinking of my husband as a jerk. This long bitter cold winter (and it's still snowing as I write this) has iced over our hearts as well as the ranch it seems. My husband and I have gotten used to being cold to each other and neglecting this marriage that… Continue reading Everyday Average Annoying Guy