Monthly Archives: March 2010

Thing 3 and Cony go to the Prom

After a good share of the day spent in beautification, the girls put on their dresses and headed to prom. Happy and beautiful! How many good pictures could I expect of them? Still more goofy faces… I think they are … Continue reading

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The last great adventures of Thing 3 and Cony

Prom!  One of the biggest adventures of the year!  Many of us remember fondly our junior or senior prom and all the preparations leading up to the festivities.  Thing 3 and Cony and I made a girls day out on their prom … Continue reading

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Jack~n~ Coke Crockpot Pot Roast

Mr. Wonderful and I spent a recent weekend doing some outside work.  Before heading outside I threw this family favorite in the crock pot and let it hang out on my kitchen counter all day. If you’re really observant, you’ll … Continue reading

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National Ag Week

It’s National Ag Week!  To celebrate, I’ve got another video from “the real farm girl”.  This is another year in review video from our neighbors and dairy farmers.  Over 2 million farms in the U.S. are family owned compared to … Continue reading

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How many Wall Drug signs are there anyway?

I recenlty spent some quality windshield time driving to and from a meeting.  As a child, I remember a road trip across South Dakota.  I also remember that the game my parents used to keep my brother (Mr. Who)  and … Continue reading

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Glossy Chocolate Frosting

This frosting is perfect for any Brownies or bars, but is especially wonderful on my Mocha Brownies! Start with three – one ounce squares of baking chocolate.  Melt in a sauce pan with shortening.  Be sure to stay close and stir, … Continue reading

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Favorite Perennials ~ Astilbe

I took a walk around our yard yesterday now that most of the snow is gone.  I love all the change that happens in the spring.  I take a survey of which plants are coming up in my perennial beds.  … Continue reading

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Who Says Basketball is not a Contact Sport?

This photo clearly explains why Thing 3 always has bruises on her knees!  I’m still wading through all my pictures from the state basketball tournament.  I can’t claim this amazing shot though, it was taken by the photographer on site … Continue reading

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I’ve been hacked!

I’ve been hacked!  Someone wanting to make mischief has been posing as me on a few forums posting negative content.  I am working with my hosting service to determine the time and location of the posts.  The IP addresses have … Continue reading

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Thing 1 Donates to Locks of Love!

Thing 1 has the most amazing hair!  We’re all envious and wish that we had hair like hers.  She recently donated her hair, ten inches of the glorious stuff, to Locks of Love.  Locks of Love is a non profit … Continue reading

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