Total Eclipse

Posted August 22, 2017

I admit, I wasn’t excited about the solar eclipse.  I knew that our little town in Wyoming was one of the best spots in the world to view it, that it would be a total solar eclipse, and that it was the first one in almost 100 years that we… Read More »

Categories: Life As It Happens, Prairie Life

A Bit of Good Luck and a Vacation!

Posted January 23, 2017

Holy Cow…can you believe that January is almost over? I feel like it’s flown by, and in the process drug me behind it… Things on the blog front have been great! We’re gearing up for our “We LOVE our Readers” Month of giveaways in February. With some AMAZING giveaways like a… Read More »

Categories: Life As It Happens, Prairie Life

Christmas Hangover

Posted December 26, 2016

It’s the day after Christmas and it’s time for my family’s annual Christmas Hangover. No, I’m not talking about the kind caused by indulging in too much eggnog (though Santa DID bring me a bottle of Patron Silver) but, the effects are somewhat similar. Sluggish and tired, cranky and irritable…around here the day… Read More »

Categories: Life As It Happens

Give Thanks

Posted November 26, 2015

As I tried to write my Thanksgiving post I found myself a bit stuck. I have so much to be thankful for, so many gifts for which I daily give thanks. But, I don’t think you really want to read a top 10 list…To find some inspiration I went to… Read More »

Categories: Life As It Happens

I am NOT a Nurse

Posted March 5, 2014

I have previously mentioned that I am not a good mom when my kids are sick. I usually have only about a day’s worth of nurturing and patience in me and then I start to slowly descend towards more of a Annie from Misery type caregiver rather than Florence Nightingale.… Read More »

Categories: Life As It Happens, Parenting


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