Monthly Archives: July 2013

More than Cowboy Boots

Standing in the checkout line….I couldn’t resist snapping a quick shot of this little guy’s feet. I was reminded of my “boys“. They were not very old when my dad asked to take them shopping for their first pair of cowboy … Continue reading

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You Don’t Bring Me Flowers

I enjoy shopping at second-hand stores and antique shops.  The carrot I dangled to entice hubby to go with me this week was the Bass Pro Shop.  🙂 At our first stop I looked through the awesome book section.  I wandered on, and did a double when … Continue reading

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The Hands and Feet of Jesus

Today, when I least expected it, I witnessed something awesome.  I was on my way home and had stopped in for a few things at the grocery store.  I grabbed my last item and rounded the corner to head up the beverage aisle when … Continue reading

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And All the Taters Under the Hill

There is an old hymn that comes to mind when we are out roaming the roads. “He owns the cattle on a thousand hills.”  (from this verse ~For every beast of the forest is mine, and the cattle upon a thousand hills.  Psalms 50:10) Hubby says … Continue reading

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The Continued Sunday Drive

A few more pics from our Sunday Drive last week. (see previous post here)While it is relaxing to drive and explore, there are also life lessons to be learned. For example, while we were driving, a morbid picture was painted when … Continue reading

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A Story in Every Town

Yesterday was one of those summer surprises. I like to think of them as a gift from God. Cool temps and scattered rain showers. It meant a little road trip with the sunroof opened and the windows down. It meant … Continue reading

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Lamb’s Ears

As I am ending my Saturday evening, the rain is beginning to fall. Hoping it rains all night long. That will most certainly make this little Lamb’s Ear a happy camper! Have a great “rest of the weekend”. ♥

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Heat Relief Found Here ~

Originally posted on stuff i tell my sister:
HappY Thursday!  Don’t forget to treat others with kindness, you never know what they might be going through.  AND, remember my dad’s words if you happen to be in the triple digits, “Think…

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A text with my son ~

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Invasion of the Cicada Killer Wasps ~ Take Two

To say “It’s that time of year again” is not a term of endearment. NOT when it comes to dealing with cicada killer wasps.  The rain has stopped, the ground is dry, and these critters are zipping around everywhere.  After last … Continue reading

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