Month: June 2020

Old Charm

These giant old-fashioned beauties are out by our mailbox! Simple, adding an old charm. Reminds me of my childhood days, walking a country road, no cars rushing by, collecting little girl treasures along the way. Everything was on hold-Peaceful.

Who Wants Take-Out? No One’s Counting Duck.

“Who wants a Duck Supper?” asks Mr Weasel. His little family all seated around their cedar stump table, bibs on, fork and knife, up. Dancing in their seats, they lick their lips. Leaving the woods, merrily, Mr. Weasel skips through the tall field grass.… Continue Reading “Who Wants Take-Out? No One’s Counting Duck.”

Meatloaf Recipe (it’s the best!!!) Homemade Recipe

Granny’s (my mom) Meatloaf is by far, the best our family has ever tasted! Raised in Indianapolis, Indiana, my mom’s family could not afford to burn or waste food. She was not allowed to learn to cook in her kitchen growing up. When she… Continue Reading “Meatloaf Recipe (it’s the best!!!) Homemade Recipe”

Keeping Mikey

From the beginning, we knew there was something special about one of our Pekin Ducks. She could not stand up, her little webbed feet turning in. She scooted around on her hocks and fell on her face. Her blacks eyes would look up at… Continue Reading “Keeping Mikey”

Standing Where They Were-Are-And to What Brings Us to the End-Then Back Again

(If you do not understand the title, please read all the way through) I could apologize for all the photos of my blessings, but once you read my words, I know you will only be picturing all your memories. Your family, friends, and blessings.… Continue Reading “Standing Where They Were-Are-And to What Brings Us to the End-Then Back Again”