Category «Lifestyle»

Photos of my Alpaca yarn

Well YEHAW, y’all, I have yarn! I love it. I have hugged it. More than once. Oh the possibilities… There is just something about sinking your fingers into Alpaca yarn… I am selling it on Etsy. Come see me. This yarn is from Robin. The one who accidentally spit on my head last month. She …

Elf lover or hater

It’s hard to believe it is time to have Elf overload again. In a few short weeks everyone will be sick of reading about ELF ON A SHELF!! Is it just me, or does this seem to grow each year? I mean…when it all started years ago, all you had to do was move him …

News from around the farm

5:57 AM on Friday morning. I actually woke up 15 minutes ago and was fine with that because the house is quiet. My mom once told me she didn’t really like to sleep because it was a waste of precious time. In my twenties I lived for the weekends so I could sleep late.  But …

I birthed an Alpaca

That was the sentence I said over and over yesterday, as I partially screamed/partially laughed, to anyone I could call. Or find in person. When I write or say those words today, I snicker in my head because it… just sounds weird. One word makes a huge difference. Helped .  My tenant, Grammar, runs and slams the …

Random Blurb

Good morning internet. Just a normal Saturday morning over here today. I’m sitting here at my laptop catching up on some blogging stuff. I calculated out (based on actual observations) for every 5 minutes I am on my computer, 20 minutes worth of kid mess accumulates. That is an unfair advantage that I’m sure I …

What Every Woman Needs For Life’s Little Changes

A few years ago menopause (in my perception) was something that was far, far away. I was far from that, wasn’t I?  At least I pretended to be. But around my early 40’s, I had the tall tale signs of impending menopause when I started having night sweats.  And oh my gosh, those night sweats were awful. …

Family Photo Shoot

I said NO MORE. No more am I going to keep putting off something so important. No more am I going to let life fly by me and not take time to photograph it. I am saddened by the lack of family pictures I have as the kids have grown. Soooo, we went to Reynolda …