Month: September 2013

Summer Ending? Or Not?

Summer is coming to an end… you would never know that by the heat the last couple of days. Today was so hot and humid that even the rain didn’t help… it only made it more humid. All these weather changes have upset my head and it let me know with a nice headache tuned migraine today. The pups have enjoyed being inside and … Read More Summer Ending? Or Not?

Whites Ferry

Have you ever been on a cable operated ferry… if you have been to Whites Ferry then you have 🙂 A few weeks back my mom, step-father, and I went on this neat little ferry in Maryland. It starts out on one side of the water… The cars load up… I think it holds 15 cars at a time… It then starts across towards … Read More Whites Ferry

Adventures in preserving food…

What a nice weather weekend… I got a lot done including some canning… today it was ketchup. A couple of weekends ago it was yellow tomato salsa… I have already given a couple of jars away to family who have been visiting and wanted to raid my stash… I have also been making batches of tomato sauce to freeze. I start with a bunch … Read More Adventures in preserving food…

Ten Things Learned While Raising Chickens

Keeping chickens is a big job. Much of the time you are learning new things about chicken keeping and the rest of the time it is maintaining of food, water, health, etc. Along this process you learn a lot and have a lot of fun. Here are ten things I have learned so far about raising chickens: 1. The more you handle them as … Read More Ten Things Learned While Raising Chickens

Missing Friend

It is already half way though the week and I don’t know where the time went. Baxter and Chase are missing their friend, but have adjusted back to their routine. We let them spend some extra time outside running today as it was so nice. The weather was just beautiful and made you not want the day to end. After I got off work … Read More Missing Friend

What a great weekend…

We had a great weekend at our place. Hubby’s sister and her family came to visit. This included her hubby, two boys, and their dog Manny a 7 year old schnauzer. We were a little concerned that our dogs would have the same issues they had with my uncles dog, but this time they quickly became the best of friends… It was fun to see them play, … Read More What a great weekend…