Tag Archives: Rascal

Photo a day 12-7-10

I woke up to this this AM.  It was a cold winter night and my room is one of the coldest in the house.  It was especially nice that they decided to join me.  Not the same as having John … Continue reading

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Photo a Day 11-26-10

My mom wanted to get Nathaniel his own ceramic Christmas tree. It arrived today. I was absolutely floored that Nathaniel knew how to put the lights in with no prompting. This little child is a thinker and a problem solver … Continue reading

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The big snow

We’re doing okay.  My wonderful neighbor plowed us out today.  I shoveled the walk.  Feeding the horses is more of an aerobic exercise with all of the snow. I did have to rescue Punkin last night.  She got herself high … Continue reading

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A shitty night

The barn cats don’t use a litter box.  They go to the door when they want to go out, like a dog does.  Of course sometimes they’re just tired of being in.  Sometimes they’re downright annoying. I’d heard a cat … Continue reading

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Why didn’t you just say that in the first place?

Have you ever had a day where you just can’t communicate effectively and it irks the snot out of you?  I had that day today.  I was trying to take care of some of the paperwork involved with death.  Like … Continue reading

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One calendar month since I lost my husband…

 and became that dreaded “W” word.  WIDOW… Sigh.  I never thought I’d be a widow at 33 years of age.  From http://www.dictionary.com as it applies to me… wid⋅ow –noun          1.   a woman who has lost her husband by death and … Continue reading

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Peaks & Valleys

My buddy Steve tells me often, “peaks & valleys,” “gutters & strikes.”  In the course of a day there can be so many emotional moments- part of the day is wonderful… part, not so much.  Today, was one of those … Continue reading

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