Auntie Rachel

As you may have gathered from my last post, I’m an AUNTIE!  Auntie Rachel.  I’ve never been an Auntie before.  Although, I am happy to report I have several lovely Aunties as examples.   So I know what is required of Aunties from day one.  Pictures.  Lots and lots of pictures.  Snacks.  Treats.  Homemade rolls.  Sleepover’s. …

Boggy Bottom

Road Trip!  There is nothing quite as good as a road trip.  Unless, it’s a road trip to see family and friends.  That makes it even better! I was able to visit recently, a Pitcher Plant Bog.  These are very unique.  It takes a very special ecosystem to support these carnivorous plants.  Addie and I…

Getting There

On our pilgrimage out west we passed through the Land of Enchantment (New Mexico), Colorful Colorado, the Sooner State (Oklahoma), our destination, the Cowboy State (Wyoming).  And of course, we began in the Lone Star State, Texas herself. Here my husband and I are, heading out.  I may be the only elk hunter in history to…

Wicked Walk ~ A Substitute

Substitute.  Substitute is a word I can not spell.  It is one of those words I can barely get close enough to spelling correctly that my computer is able to decipher my meaning.  But that is neither here nor there. As you read this I will be a good 30 miles from internet connections, cell phone service or…

Fish Net

There are fish nets and there are fishnets.  One, a shady lady dons upon her thighs every weekend trying to catch a man or three, another type attempts to catch fish which you can cook and consume.  There could be some debate on which type of net is more successful.  Or more cost effective.  However, I…

Wicked Walk 8/5/2015

Hello Peeps!  The Texas heat has been brutal, 106 the past few days and I’ve lost one hen to the temp’s already.  So my family and I decided it would do us good to cool off a bit at a friends houseboat in Kentucky.  We drove then walked, boated and floated about for a weekend.…