Monthly Archives: April 2012

Baby Birds, Hail Stones, End of the Year

Our baby birds are gone. We are assuming they flew away at some point. A couple of days ago, we had a nice hail storm. Nothing too big and not near as loud as if we were still living under … Continue reading

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Speech Contest

For the past couple of weeks, I’ve been working on a speech for a speech contest that is sponsored by Modern Woodmen of America. It is for grades 5 to 8.  The topic for this year was “A Time When Volunteers Made … Continue reading

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My neighbor came over with his tractor a couple of days ago and did this: He said he’d let it sit for a few days and then come run over it again. While it might be a little late for … Continue reading

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Herrington Update

Rebekah had a belated birthday with friends last weekend. They made bracelets and enjoyed spending the afternoon together. The impending company forced us to unpack relocate all of our boxes. The living room/dining room/kitchen looks like someone has moved in now. … Continue reading

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The Path in the Woods

This is the path into the woods at the old house: It lead to a bridge over a small creek where the girls liked to play. This is the path into the woods at the new house: It leads to … Continue reading

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