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Fancy Coffee Friday: I’d Rather Be Outside

Hello Folks and a happy belated morning to you all! I can’t focus on any writing ideas today, because: sunshine and almost 70 degrees. So, here is a picture of my spinach. Get outside and enjoy the day!

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Fancy Coffee Friday: Jalapenos, Colds and a Goat in a Coat

Hello Everyone! I’m back from England, caught a cold on the flight from Amsterdam to Minneapolis, harvested 3 kilos of jalapenos the day after I got back and have a goat wearing a coat out in the barn. I’ll save … Continue reading

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Fancy Coffee Friday: Happy Birthday to Me… Belated.

Well, Hello, Dear Readers!  Happy Fancy Coffee Friday to you and a top ‘o the morning as well. I know, I know… two whole damn weeks since I’ve written.  What the fuck is up with that shit?  Three cuss words … Continue reading

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Fancy Coffee Friday: Mark of the Berry

I woke scratching.  I’d managed to get through the whole night without waking up with my arms feeling afire with the maddening itch of my latest battle with poison ivy, but that didn’t stop me from waking up with my … Continue reading

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Fancy Coffee Friday: Dirty Talk

Let me start off with saying, “Mom – cover your eyes.”  Now that that is out of the way… I am not a fan of talking dirty.  Oh, I’m foul-mouthed to be sure and have said that I swear more … Continue reading

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Sunday Morning: Seeing the Silver Lining

It’s cold outside. Damn cold.  I just headed out to perform the morning Happy Chicken chores before coming in to sit down and write this post.  It hurt to breathe.  The air hurts. The wind, too.  Mr. Muse and I … Continue reading

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Sunday Morning: Recovering? Recovered?

Three weeks ago today I had finished the first day of my two week vacation of back-to-back cruises having been on the beach in Half Moon Cay, Bahamas.  Today?  I’m bundled up in a hoodie snug inside of the house … Continue reading

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Zucchini! It’s, what’s for dinner (and breakfast, lunch, snacks and desserts)

When you start off in the spring with a garden, your eyes are bigger than your ambition (and your stomach) and even after years of experience sometimes too many of one thing gets planted and you begin to see the … Continue reading

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No barbecue – just gardening.

It seems that this year many people are taking the time to point out to us Americans that Memorial Day is not about opening your pool, having a barbecue or getting a day off of work.  Rightly so, I say. … Continue reading

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Sunday Morning and pollen in the air

Good Morning and Happy Sunday to you! I have had a case of “drag ass” the last few days, but at least this time I know the reason:  Seasonal Allergies.  The weather here in SW Wisconsin has turned warm and … Continue reading

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