Monthly Archives: April 2011

Creek walk

    OOooooOOoooo Birkenstocks! How I’ve missed you!!! It has been beautifully, wonderfully, exquisitely warm!  And even though the creek is high and raging, it was time to head down there for creek walk!  Well, it wasn’t so much a … Continue reading

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Happy Earth Day!

 What are you doing to put a little green in your life?

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Dogs, that is! We went and picked this ol’ boy up last night in Olean by way of Ontario.  He’ll be staying with us until Sunday and will hopefully be the proud papa of a new litter of pups at … Continue reading

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What a difference!

It’s so cliché but what a difference a year makes! I love seeing the kids with their cousins (and can’t believe that my “littles” are actually the “bigs”!)  Such a special relationship…..can’t wait to continue to watch them grow! (P.S.  … Continue reading

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Windy days….

Yesterday was a bear of a day!!  Wind whipping and rain blowing in sideways…….and cold to boot!  So we surprised Daddy with some hot coffee and a warm snack (Peach & Blueberry Coffee Cake!) while he was working at the … Continue reading

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I finished John’s quilt face today!  Errr…should I say this evening.  Uh, time really flew by this afternoon! When I told Summer I finished she started in with shouts of glee…..”You get to start mine!  You get to start mine!”  … Continue reading

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Some springtime firsts we’ve been experiencing: *We’ve had our first listening of  the peepers singing their Welcome Back Spring song. *Summer saw her first black squirrel ever! *We put our first things in the ground!  Peas! (Uh, and lettuce and spinach.  I promised … Continue reading

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