Monthly Archives: October 2014

My wierd chickens

They have nesting boxes.  Really, they do. Why on earth they find it necessary to squeeze into this gap – which is only about 3 inches wide – and lay there is beyond me. Strange birds.

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Chocolate chip cookies in the name of science

I was forced – forced, I tell you – to bake chocolate chip cookies.  They were calling out to me from the ether, or my subconscious, or the Internet, which is more likely. I felt compelled to first try out a … Continue reading

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Future Tree Climber

Ready to ascend to the heights.   Won’t someone give me a boost, here?!

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Jack in the Box

Junior has a new toy. Or, should I say… new game? Seriously, it’s the biggest giggle-fest going. Talk about your round pegs and square holes. … and then he dismounted by tipping the whole thing over, and bit through his … Continue reading

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Sweet old truck: Cool Old Cars #3

Someday, when I have a midlife crisis, I want me one of these. Wish I’d gotten a picture of the truck bed.  Wood slats, pristine condition.  And the brake pedal is round! I might even start washing my car regularly. … Continue reading

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Keep Dreamin’, Darlin’: Cool Old Cars #2

Candy Red hot-rod.  Can outrun most cop cars.  Has vintage plates. Said vintage plates once caused said car to be pulled over by state patrol.  At least, that was his excuse.  As an excuse, it looked a little thin after … Continue reading

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Cool Old Cars, #1: Model A

One of our friends in Eastern Washington collects and restores vintage automobiles.  We heard that the Model A was going to be sold – so we had to go see it before it went away. Such a cool car.  I … Continue reading

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