Food Nerd; Weather; Trailer

I made up a batch of raspberry oat bars but with a twist. Last week I made some up from a different recipe but I substituted organic strawberry fruit spread in place of the raspberry. I found it to be a bit too sweet for me so I started thinking about modifying it. I came … Continue reading Food Nerd; Weather; Trailer


“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one's lifetime.” ~ Mark Twain I saw part of the above quote on a TV … Continue reading Travel

Weather; Trailer; Advice; Sleeping In

Wow. There’s actually moisture falling from the sky. Glad I was able to get some mowing/mulching in this morning before it started. It’s been pretty dusty running the mower so this rain will help with that. Perhaps I can burn some brush piles tomorrow since it is wet and supposed to get wetter. Living in … Continue reading Weather; Trailer; Advice; Sleeping In

Fixing Stuff; Trailer; Cooking; Working in the House; Watchdog

I got up and after it this morning to take care of a few things around the house. I needed to do a few small repairs and spent a little while in the basement looking around for parts I could use. I found everything I needed to do what I wanted to do. I also … Continue reading Fixing Stuff; Trailer; Cooking; Working in the House; Watchdog

Whew; Trailer; Cooking

…and all he did was lay there in the drive watching ME work I’ve been really busy outside lately, but after getting back from Weston I’m working my ass off mowing the grass/mulching for the final time this year and clearing out a lot of brush that has gotten out of control the last several … Continue reading Whew; Trailer; Cooking