Group Gardening…

A blessing… Have I mentioned how much I love our neighbors?? They are friends, and they are family. We love them. I can’t tell you how many times they have popped over to help. On this particular afternoon they helped weed and plant a good chunk of our garden. It really is true, many hands make the work light. Their…

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Mr. Matt tried his hand at chopping wood this last week: He chopped for most of the afternoon and then showed the little ones how to stack it neatly behind the chicken house. It’s boy meets man… I’m so proud of him!


…and she picks me flowers. 😀

New Projects

A few of our most recent projects…. rice socks for mom- playing with a hat pattern for mom- caulking and painting my cabinets and drawers!

Our Anniversary

In the middle of life, Paul and I had an anniversary a little earlier this month. I arrived home after Mom’s treatment to find these!! I think they were the absolute, most beautiful roses I’ve ever seen!! –One for every year of our marriage.

This Week

First, thank you Aunt Judy! Your card arrived, of course, on a day when I most needed it. Yesterday, I mailed my mama’s hair off. I didn’t think it would bother me, but it did. In fact, I don’t think I made it out the door of the post office before the tears began to fall down my cheeks. You…

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Jacob’s First Flight

New to us this year, was Jacob joining Civil Air Patrol. This past Saturday found us meeting a flight instructor at Bessemer’s Mitchell Field, for Jacob’s very first flight. It’s all the more fun when little brothers can tag along to watch! He went along with one of his good friends, Jared. They had a great time flying to Selma,…

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