Fretting Over the Winter Wheat

Today the sparrows are basking in the sunshine. And they should try to catch a few rays while they can. We have had heavy cloudiness and fog for over a week.  This is the time of year when the daylight hours are few, anyway. When the clouds w…

Fretting Over the Winter Wheat

Today the sparrows are basking in the sunshine. And they should try to catch a few rays while they can. We have had heavy cloudiness and fog for over a week.  This is the time of year when the daylight hours are few, anyway. When the clouds w…

How to: A Tea Time Christmas Tree

Inspired by the book, A Cup of Christmas Tea, I made some tree decorations from tea time items. These old teaspoons are pierced and made it easy to run a wire and a bit of trim through the end in order to hang it on the tree. I love silv…

Christmas elk in the badlands

 Every Monday we welcome our daughter Kirsti to blog from her home in Western North Dakota’s oil patch.The weather was unseasonably warm last week. Snow melted and all sorts of creatures found their way outdoors to the sunshine. We took walks, hun…