deep thoughts

thank you Facebook memories

“if it matters to you… my babe it matters to me… I’ll go where you’re going… I’ll keep on holding… …

the kitchen island

the kitchen island…  breakfast, after school snack, homework and supper all revolve around it and it has been privy to …

breakfast is a party 

the farmer has been coaching high school football for officially 15 years now…  he was recalling last night the first …

honestly, I love you

I recently let the farmer down…  18 Valentines into our relationship and I am still wounding and disappointing him… finding …

a fall from hell

around two months ago Saskatchewan was hit with a terrible snow storm…  it was right around the time that Haiti …

Grandpa is Gone

the farmer’s grandpa is gone…  our middle son got one last wink in with him, our daughter was told that …

crop checking 

“God gives us what we would have asked for if we knew everything He knows” this is my Dad’s text …

the farmer’s grandma

the farmer’s Grandma passed away at age 83…  she was the matriarch of a family that consists of her amazing …

coulee camping 

‘things I knew when I was young… some were true and some were wrong… one day I pray I’ll be …

I changed my mind

I guess I want my boys to fall in love… this was in question earlier this winter…  I was more …

dream crusher

  as I cooked this casserole and took pictures with my iPhone… I was not pretending to be on a …

it won’t be boring

  I don’t know where I’m going from here but I promise it won’t be boring. – David Bowie from …

outdoor skating rinks 

where it all began… on a frozen pond or lake… kids getting kicked out of the house because their parents …

I could hibernate

Everything about the idea of hibernation seems wonderful to me.  The eating excessively to ready the body for the months …

oprah is moving

Oprah recently told Ellen she is moving… they are neighbours in Santa Barbara… and after some friendly banter over Oprah …

city of dreams

Friday night Paris was attacked… a city that many love as much as I love New York… it was shocking… and …

roasted tomato carrot soup

this morning a friend texted me and wanted me to go to Costco with her… I generally never turn down …