Category Archives: summer

Canning- it’s not just for old ladies!

Tweet I love planting a garden every year.  This year I planted 8 Roma tomato plants, 10 pepper plants (bell, hot and jalepeno), onions and cabbage.  It’s been a dry summer, so I didn’t have high hopes for tons of … Continue reading

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Tweet We had a bunch of our circuit pastors and their families over yesterday for our annual picnic.  It’s something we do every year, and we rotate who hosts the picnic.  This year was our year.  Around 28 people were … Continue reading

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Summer is…

Tweet Fresh strawberries- so fresh the juice drips down your chin, so sweet that you can’t stop eating them. Sandcastle building- feeling the cool water in the lake, and the warm sand between our toes. Did you like this? Share … Continue reading

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The way summer days are supposed to be

Tweet Yesterday was pretty much a perfect day.  I had the day off work, which meant I didn’t have to set my alarm.  Getting out of bed wasn’t rushed.  Dan and I ate breakfast together.  We had a quiet morning, … Continue reading

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Tweet I read the other day on Pam’s blog that we’re halfway through the summer.  Halfway!  It is going too, too fast.  I’ve enjoyed this summer more than I have in a long time, probably because we were so very … Continue reading

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To catch a baby rabbit

Tweet The last couple years we’ve been here in Wisconsin, we’ve had a garden.  We usually have green beans, tomatoes, and peppers.  I like to can green beans, salsa and spaghetti sauce, so the small garden works perfectly for us. … Continue reading

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Looking forward to summer

Tweet There’s 8 days of school left.  8 DAYS!  This time of year, I’m always looking forward to life slowing down a bit, and having my kids home with me all day long. There’s so many nice things about summer, … Continue reading

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