#TBT: Cradleboard

I made a cradleboard for Victoria, oh, so many years ago! By looking at this photo… she wasn’t the only one that looked so very, very young! … Continue reading

#TBT: Book Discussion

Well, this doesn’t really qualify… but I’m leading a book discussion on January 15. The book is First White Woman in the Big Horn Basin by Paul Frison. Imagine being a lady’s maid in 1883, traveling to the Far Western … Continue reading

#TBT : High Waters

My sister shared this with me today… Who’s that little cowgirl with THE MOST AWESOME RED COWBOY HAT? Hey, I like hats… but I must say, I prefer my custom hat from Greeley Hat Works MUCH BETTER than that red … Continue reading

#TBT: 2008 Solstice

Looking back after our recent 40˚-50˚ days… to 2008.  It was -30˚ that day… yes, I typed *minus*. Eighty degrees difference!  I much prefer these, and though we have snow on the ground, it doesn’t seem very Christmas-y. Here’s the … Continue reading

#TBT : Butter

Another of Johnny’s old treasures that he passed on to me… Written in my mother-in-law’s hand… “Grandma Arnold’s butter mold” How many times did she use this wooden mold, I wonder? Also in the collection… a butter paddle for working … Continue reading