The Spring Creek Raid

The two brothers dreaded the walk they knew they must take.  Leaving the relative warmth of the log cabin, they trudged outside into four inches of wet spring snow.  The softness and beauty the snow would normally lend to the … Continue reading

Not Puppies

They’ve arrived! Nope, not puppies… that was last week. This week’s celebrated arrival is my brand spanking new spiced up hickory kitchen cabinets! If you’ve been here long enough, you know we’ve been working on a kitchen remodel.  There are … Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday – Big Sister Babysits 11 Siblings

On this Wordless Wednesday, Big Sister (Dally) Babysits 11 Siblings. … Continue reading

The Zone

For the women out there… (sorry, guys… estrogen area ahead!) Do you remember “The Zone”? For those of you my age… we endured childbirth the “natural” way… no drugs, nada, nothing.  My oldest, my daughter, took forever!  My middle child … Continue reading


This last blizzard stopped me from going to Casper and seeing my sister and brother-in-law.  They are up from Texas… just in time to enjoy a few inches of snow and howling winds.  Believe me, the winds can howl in … Continue reading