Archive for December, 2012

First of all, we want to wish everyone a very safe and happy New Year. This has been one of the most fullfilling years for us. Here’s our top 10 2012 biggies. We have a lot to celebrate. My daughter, Amanda graduated in June Eric retired at the end of September Got engaged in October […]


Horse Shopping

30Dec12

Eric said something funny while we were getting ringed up after shopping for Summit yesterday at the Tractor Supply store. He said, “Jeez, it’s like shopping for a new dog.” The only thing we do have is the barn, some feed buckets and places to put it all. Our purchases included a halter, leads, grooming […]


Light Snow

30Dec12

Not much snow, but it was fun to watch for about an hour!


When my mom was here we worked on cushions for our breakfast nook. It’s a pretty big project. The bench is about 11 feet. We had to measure and cut 4 cushions. She helped me create the pattern, get them all cut and ready to sew. She created the bias tape for the cording and I […]


Meet Summit

29Dec12

I know, I said I was going to wait to buy a horse, but when I inquired about the horse I wrote about in, “A Horse to Match Daisy”, I had also inquired about another horse named Summit. It turned out that he was already in the process of being sold. When the deal fell through, the seller contacted me back to […]


It is snowing here! It’s just a light dusting of snow. The weather has been pretty harsh in surrounding areas. Mobile Alabama is experiencing tornadoes. My parents are leaving today before the weather gets worse. It doesn’t look like we’ll be doing much the rest of this week. Rain and snow will prevent us from doing […]


We spent a nice evening with my mom and dad. We opened gifts last night and stockings this morning. Daisy slept in all our trash as content as she could be!