Great Grandfather Memories

My great grandfather on my father’s side was a lovely man. He died when I was fairly young, but I still have wonderful memories of him. He was kind, gentle and very active in his church. He lived in Elk City, Oklahoma and I remember trips to visit he and my great grandmother. By the […]

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Merry Christmas

Weekend Cowgirl and family have had a magical Christmas. Hoping that you had a wonderful Christmas filled with family, friends and good food. May you enjoy the last week of 2013!

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Duck Dynasty Style Fun!

The Kid and Girlie came to spend the weekend with us at the farm this weekend. They left their parent’s at home and we had a fun-filled weekend packed with activities for the kids. The Kid is now 10 and “way to old” for all our battery operated riding toys. What to do? Well, Cowboy took an […]

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Off The Grid

I have been off the social media grid. Those who really know me might even be alarmed for they know I rarely go a day without being active on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, email or blogging. It just does not happen. The last few weeks have been crazy busy. Friends in hospital. Errands past due. Cleaning out […]

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Happy Thanksgiving!

This is going to be a great week. All of our kiddos will be coming to the farm for Thanksgiving. The weather is going to be lovely and all the kiddos will have prime outside time. The cousins will get to play and have a great sleep over. We will have good food and we will fix smores […]

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My Mom

This is my favorite photo of my mom. It was a sorority photo of her when she was in college at Arizona State University. Happy Mother’s Day mom. I am thinking about you special today…

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Easter Fun

Cowboy and I had a fun weekend! First, we spent Easter Eve with friends. We had pasta with sausage and it was delicious. Great food and friends, Wonderful way to celebrate the holiday weekend. On Sunday we drove to visit Son #2 and family. We had a wonderful holiday lunch (we did not do a traditional […]

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Little Bit of Fun Here and There

We are busy getting ready for spring with a few projects at the farm. Nothing big, just a few improvements in the bath and lots of fresh new paint inside and out. A few new pillows here and there. I am a happy camper because I especially love fresh paint! I have had a great […]

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“Girlie” Can Ski!

Our precious “girlie” got to go skiing for the first time this year as part of her family Christmas. “Girlie” is really a precious little girl. She has a girl side to her, but she is also tough as nails.  She loves to play with dolls and the next minute she might go for a wrestling […]

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Windmill On My Mind

When I was growing up we had the nicest man who repaired windmills for a living. I loved when he would come to our ranch because he would usually bring his two daughters which meant I would have instant company. His daughters were always so kind to play with me although they were quite a […]

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Sidewalks Not Needed

This was me when I was nearly four. We lived on our ranch which had no sidewalks. You notice this did not deter me from riding my trike every day. Loved my tricycle and loved to ride it in the yard and down the gravel driveway. It took a lot of effort to ride that trike in […]

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Spring Break Fun!

Our cute six year old grandson had spring break this week. He had a fun trip with his family to visit a friend’s lake house last weekend. His mom, sister and he then spent a few days with his other grandmother for spring break fun. I had promised him he could then spent the night with us. He […]

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New Shetland Pony for Sister & Me

When I was six my daddy brought me a pony.

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Breakfast With a Reindeer

This morning I took all my “Grands” to have Breakfast with Santa. What a wonderful morning with all the kiddos and it was for a great cause…raising money for the local Children’s Hospital. Although all the kids wanted to have their pictures taken with Santa, the REAL hit of the morning was the live reindeer. […]

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