Monthly Archives: May 2007

What a difference 3 weeks makes

This picture was taken last Friday, 3 weeks and 1 day since this picture. Our new brooder guard was a success. The garage stayed much cleaner, the chicks had plenty of room as they grew. We only lost 2 in … Continue reading

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Train kept-a rollin'

Train crossing over Sugar Creek Our farm is bordered on the west by train tracks. Living less than a mile from the grain elevator as we do we see at least one train a day, more during certain seasons.

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Quilt squares

Several years ago my grandma (who will be 92 this summer) passed on to me a dozen quilt squares hand-pieced by her mother-in-law, my great-grandmother. They had languished in my cedar chest since then, waiting for me to decide what … Continue reading

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Chicken decorating

A while back I think I mentioned something about a chicken decorating post. I’m sure you’ve been on the edge of your seats since, waiting on me. (Right.) Late this winter I got the urge to repaint the kitchen. And … Continue reading

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The irratic blog posting around here is indicative that things have taken a turn for the busy. It’s one of the blogging life’s ironies that in winter, when there’s more time for posting, there isn’t so much going on. Now, … Continue reading

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