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Kayaks Spell Summer Fun, Garden and Flower Update

I have been coveting a kayak for quite some time. I eyed them longingly when shopping at Costco.  I could never convince myself to pull the trigger, $300+ is a lot of money for one kayak.  Recently I received a hot … Continue reading

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Dealing with the Aftermath

Saturday was spent trying to get back to normal.  I spent the morning cleaning up after the butchering that was done yesterday and packaging up the things that needed to go into the garbage.  I still have a skin I … Continue reading

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Snowblowers are Still Good Things

Last year I posted on my personal facebook page something along the lines of “snowblowers are the best invention…EVER.”  Despite my post about manual snow removal, I stand by last year’s statement.  Don’t get me wrong manually removing snow is … Continue reading

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Forest Walk with Kids

Well even though the weather yesterday here was miserable for trick-or-treating all but the 19 month old went out for at least a little while.  Our oldest wanted to go out longer so we braved the blowing rain and he … Continue reading

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Orchard Phase One… Complete!

So I was able to borrow my dads truck on Friday while my mother-in-law watched the kids so I could go pick up some apple and peach trees.  I decided to use only trees from Tractor Supply as they are … Continue reading

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Homestead Walk

Here are a couple pictures I was able to take the other day at the new homestead.  I hope you enjoy.

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Unexpected Beauty

While on a training hike with a good friend I saw this flower. I have no idea what kind of flower it is, but it was just sitting there at the bottom of the hill on a path through the … Continue reading

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Seiko Solar Dive Watch Update

I posted about this watch back in March when I got it, so I just wanted to post a quick update about it.  They watch has functioned flawlessly, keeping near perfect time, I think in the 5 or so months … Continue reading

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Sore Body, Refreshed Soul

We were again able to spend some time at my parents cottage again this weekend and let me tell you I am sore.  But it is a good sore, really it is.  The physical activities we were able to partake in … Continue reading

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Swim Lessons

Our kids have been taking swim lessons for the past several months and last week was our last lesson as we are going to take the summer off.  At that lesson the woman in charge asked if we might be … Continue reading

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