Today, the girls and I headed into the city for our monthly shop. We took advantage of the trip to accomplish a few things, and ended up going to 5 different places covering half the city. It made for a long day, but we accomplished what we needed, and then some. Along with stocking up … Continue reading A long and productive day
I have a whole bunch of things to share with you today, but the first thing I want to share is some good news. Our van didn't need to get any work done on it today! I accompanied the mechanic for a test drive, explaining to him when the noise would happen, and how it … Continue reading This and That
How weird it's been lately! A couple of nights ago, it got cold enough overnight for the furnace to turn on, only to hit highs in the 20's, half a day later! Yesterday was supposed to be my day to finally get the mower out - which required taking the snow blowers out first, taking … Continue reading All charged up
Here is a really easy recipe for a healthy snack to satisfy those cravings for something crunchy! Roasted, Seasoned Chickpeas Ingredients: canned chick peasolive oilseasonings to taste I have found that a 9x13 baking tray fits 2 cans of chickpeas in a single layer very well. Instructions: Turn oven to 400F. Drain the chickpeas into … Continue reading Recipe: Roasted Chickpeas
Posting is going to be a bit light over the next few days. Hopefully, I will be able to upgrade my WordPress account by this weekend, giving me more storage for photos. I am hoping to continue doing the before and after posts that I did while cleaning and clearing the yard last year. I … Continue reading The things I see
A couple of photos from the last day of April; by this time, we were seeing lots of white throated sparrows visiting the feeding station. I just love the pattern the lifted feathers are making in the second shot.
So, did you figure out what this is? My hint was, it involves milk. Here is more of what I found in the old kitchen. These two basins were filled with all sorts of things, and it wasn't until I finally got into this space to start cleaning that I discovered these parts and pieces. … Continue reading Guessing Game: here’s the answer
A little sparrow with a big attitude!
I found this while cleaning up in the old kitchen. Can you figure out what it is? Hint: it involves milk. Come back tomorrow for the answer. 🙂 The Re-Farmer
There is just something about Not-Slick's sad, sad expression that gets me every time!