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Monday Update

Until next week, I will make no promises that I will be posting regularly. Now that I think about it, next week isn't looking good either...

maybe the week after that...


What has been happening in the crazy busy life of this household?

Only this:

See the pretty girls ready for prom? That took a bit of work plus some creative complaining to have this come about. More about that another time. They both had a great time and were sad to see it over with.

See the walls and the floor? They are sort of new! The walls that needed to be replaced, got replaced. The walls all got textured and painted. The worn out linoleum got replaced with laminate hardwood.

I love it all! I was so happy with the results that I had to pinch myself! Now to get everything back together and get ready for the bathroom that needs new walls. I am glad that I found someone willing to get these projects done!

As some of you may know, we got some snow on Wednesday-Thursday last week! 8 inches of the wet, heavy stuff! It did some pretty significant damage on the trees around the farm:

 My clothesline

 My driveway or what you can see of it

The kids' playset and fort. Thankfully it missed the powerline!

Fortunately we did not lose power, but this is a sampling of the trees and branches that have to be cleaned up. We have a lot of work ahead of us! Thankfully we decided to not have graduation at the house! That would be a whole new level of stress I don't need!

We also have some new critters around the house:

Katrina the 10 month old puppy/dog

Rebel the 7 week old kitten

Whew! And I still have graduation to get ready for and the start of the baseball/softball season this week.

Have a great day! Thanks!


  1. I might have missed this in earlier you homeschool your kids?

    1. No I do not although I would dearly love too. My life circumstances right now do not allow for it. Learning is encouraged all the time and we often explore topics that are not typically taught at school. The kids are also encouraged to pursue topics that interest them.


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