Tag Archives: winter

I Can’t Help Myself

To be honest, I am not trying very hard, or at all to help myself.  Any time I go to the store I have to look.  There are too many beautiful pictures to be able to avert my eyes.  The … Continue reading

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Frigid Cold and Outdoor Animals

Today was a fairly productive day.  Despite the weather and single digit temps/wind chill I was able to get a lot of outdoor chores done while the baby was sleeping. The only outdoor animals I have had before this year … Continue reading

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Ice Fishing, Finally

If I haven’t mentioned it, our younger son has been begging to go ice fishing since last winter.  Unfortunately for him there wasn’t any ice last winter.  This winter found us extremely busy but luckily for him the ice has … Continue reading

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Are You Prepared for Winter Driving?

I have stopped more this year to help people who’s cars were stuck than in the last ten years combined.  This winter has just been that bad with regards to the amount of snow we have gotten and never having … Continue reading

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Just in Time

It looks like we got the cement poured just in time. I shudder to think about what would have happened if our awesome inspector had not made a special trip out to inspect our holes.  God was definitely watching out … Continue reading

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