Reflections on July, 2015

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Reflections on July, 2015: Wall Completion!

As far as Oklahoma summers go, this one has been the nicest yet. It actually rained around the 4th of July, around the middle of the month, a little shower on the 21st, and then a nice booming thunderstorm on the 31st. This rain brought comfortable clouds that […]

Reflections on May, 2015

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The Month of Rain…

The week of perfect days. Those were the last couple of days of April and the first couple of days of May. The wind didn’t blow any harder than 10 mph, the sun warmed our earth and our bodies, but not too much, and perfect fluffy clouds played bumper […]

Reflections on March, 2015

March Muscles

This month has been an exceptional one for weather, spring cleaning, getting back to work, and my mood, which has been positive and forward-thinking. At the end of February, we took a trip to Illinois to visit family. It was cold and snowing much of the time, but we did just what we […]

Reflections on November & December 2014

Patterns and Pollan, tea, and a fireplace...Mmmm

I wondered when this would happen, knowing it was inevitable. We got too busy to keep up on the blog. So, that is why these last two months of 2014 are crammed together into one post. What has been keeping us so busy, you ask? Well, there were a couple of days in November where […]

Reflections on October, 2014

October Evenings

October Evenings

Welcome, October! How I love the cooler temperatures, the receding of the grasshoppers, and the tranquility of light. When the sun begins to lower its passage across the sky, its intensity seems to lessen, and its light embellishes the landscape in a softer glow. The leaves have just barely begun to change […]