Hi all, We visited my family in the states back in June. When we ate in restaurants my husband often ordered hamburgers. He always lamented that they were lacking many key ingredients. He was very glad to get back to civilization and enjoy a real burger again when we returned home. Here is what is … More Aussie Burgers
Hi, I’m very much enjoying a day at home. My days aren’t full of energy. But I do often get a lot done. I was talking with my sister earlier and I went through the list of what I did today and it was quite long. I was shocked. I didn’t feel like I’d done … More What’s worth our time?
This year I turned thirty (several months ago…). I feel old. I know that comparatively, I’m not. There’s many experiences and events and historic events that I’ve missed (like thousands of years worth…). Many people remind me of that. But having said that I do feel old physically. My knees and joints creak and my … More Lessons from life, reflections on turning 30
I love to create. But I’m a bit of a free spirit in that realm. This week I sewed my first garment. A dress. From a pattern. I’m happy about my completed dress in that I managed to read and follow the pattern- until it came to the sleeves (I gave up at that point … More My first dress
A few weeks ago, my uncles and grandfather cut down a landmark on the family farm. It took a huge chainsaw and many days of work for many people to cut up the lengths and turn the tree into firewood. I knew it needed cutting down. I’ve wondered when it would happen. It’s part of … More A time for…
Hi everyone, My last post was on books I’ve read recently, this one is on books I’m currently reading. It’s a mix of all sorts… :p and yes, it’s mostly non fiction, but I do read fiction as well. The Parables of Jesus Vol. 1 (Revised) by Neil R. Lightfoot. I read this in college … More Book Corner: Books I’m reading
Hi, Here is a list of some of the books I’ve read in the last few weeks/months, and an honorary from early this year. Little Britches by Ralph Moody and the follow-up books, Man of the Family and Mary Emma and Company. I would equate these books to a boy’s version of Little House on … More Book Corner: Recent Books I’ve read