Nature’s Transient Nature

Photo Challenge – Transient

While I was planting pumpkins and sunflower seeds,  I began to contemplate the word “transient”.  At first, I was stumped about what my focus should be.  As my mind began to wander,  I discovered a plethora of ways “transient” pertains to nature.  I live in Michigan, so the weather is definitely transient.  Garden blooms and critters are transient, too.  Enjoy Nature’s Transient Nature… Continue reading “Nature’s Transient Nature”

Easily Distracted By Bugs!

It seems that getting to the barn in the morning, takes me longer and longer in the summer.  One would think the reason would be sleeping in, especially with the kiddos on summer vacation, but that is not the case.  Bugs!  Bugs are my issue.  I am distracted by critters! Here are images, of a few of the friends, I met up with this morning… Continue reading “Easily Distracted By Bugs!”

Strawberry Shortcake Scones

Strawberry season is upon us! Last week brought many challenges to the farm, due to extreme weather conditions. The days were in the 90s, which was not ideal for most plants or humans!  Let’s face it, it was “fry an egg on the driveway” kind of HOT!  With the high heat and pounding rains over the weekend, many of our sweet berries became chicken treats. I should probably warn my egg customers that if the eggs are pink, when they crack them open, it’s from the huge volume of strawberries the girls have been consuming!  Needless to say, we still have plenty of strawberries to go around!  This thought brings me to the delightful word “scone”.

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A Little More Sunshine

I am filled with warmth and gratitude to be nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award! ♥ I would love to thank the creative and talented bookworm Jay for nominating me! If you have not visited his blog, I recommend you check it out!    Jay’s blog is truly a walking library, filled with wonderful writing, knowledge and book reviews!  It is like being in a bookstore, but the snacks are free! Continue reading “A Little More Sunshine”

Entertainer Blogger Award

I was blessed with two nominations for the Entertainer Blogger Award!  Thank you to the following beautiful souls:

To the amazing Linda, at  You bring me joy and laughter with each of your posts!  You are pure sunshine and one of my favorite “Entertainers”!  Thank you so much for the award nomination…even if you don’t care for Gordon Lightfoot!

To the wonderful Sunny at  I can’t think of anything better than a woman who is passionate about her dog and dislikes germs as much as I do!  It doesn’t get much better than that!

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