Monthly Archives: October 2015

Awol No More – Fall Party

I have been gone from the blog too long.  In fact, I was recently told at a family party that I needed to post more so that this person could live vicariously through my adventures.  So here it goes. The … Continue reading

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Great Night for a Fire

This evening my wife was home at a decent time and the weather was nice. It was cool, with a nice chill in the air. A perfect night for a bonfire.  So after dinner I got a small fire going. … Continue reading

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Homestead Life, and Family Time

The cows have been over at my brother and sister in law’s house since early summer.  They have been eating pasture that his horses can’t keep eaten down.  Late last week he mentioned that a couple of the cows weren’t … Continue reading

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Exciting Turkey Morning

As a preface to this story, yesterday was a very cold and blustery fall day, more akin to late October/Early November weather.  That said, this morning I went out to open the chicken coop so our oldest chickens could free … Continue reading

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Catch Up, and the Sky is on Fire

Nothing major going on around here, but lots of little things.  While none of our newly planted apple trees are yet providing fruit, and may not for a couple years yet, my parents have one apple tree in their yard. … Continue reading

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