It’s a whopping negative 6 degrees outside. The only living creature stirring outside our living room window was the Tufted Titmouse.
It’s that time of year! Anticipation is making me wait! Follow the link to see the Heinz ketchup commercial. It brings back memories from times when we were youngins’ sneaking glances at the Christmas presents under the tree, unwrapping and rewrapping so no one would ever know. Shhh, it’s a secret!
“A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.” Charles Spurgeon
“The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.” Vince Lombardi
Watermelon Patch A small-town country farmer has a watermelon patch and upon inspection he discovers that some of the local kids have been helping themselves to his prized watermelons. The farmer thinks of ways to discourage this profit-eating situation. So he puts up a sign that reads: “WARNING! ONE OF THESE WATERMELONS CONTAINS CYANIDE!” He… Continue reading The Harvesters Patch
The picture above is part of an old fashioned sickle bar mower. Earth Tools describes the mower: Typically called Sickle bar mowers, these have been the traditional mechanized tool for mowing hay for over 100 years. The earliest ones were drawn by horses, and the reciprocation of the blades was powered by the rolling of iron… Continue reading Loch Ness
I’m the part of a tree that is not in the sky or under the ground. I can move throughout the day and change shape. What am I? Answer: Its shadow.
(Photo taken at Culver festival in Culver Indiana) It seems a farm boy accidentally overturned his wagon load of corn. Thefarmer who lived nearby heard the noise. “Hey Willis!!” the farmer yelled. “Forget your troubles. Come in with us. Then I’ll help you get the wagon up.” “That’s mighty nice of you, ” Willis answered,… Continue reading Corn fused
“Perfect happiness is a beautiful sunset, the giggle of a grandchild, the first snowfall. It’s the little things that make happy moments, not the grand events. Joy comes in sips, not gulps.” Sharon Draper