Category Archives: Family Fun

Little Forts on the Prairie

  Last Friday, the four oldest granddaughters and I took a little field trip. Sort of an End of the Summer thing. Or, “Yay! School is just around the corner!!”, which describes the granddaughters’ attitudes but definitely NOT the grandsons. … Continue reading

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As the Dust Settles or The End

 Not a new soap opera but man, does it describe today! The Wedding was this past weekend and although I’m not a drinking woman, I feel like I just came off a cheap drunk, as my Daddy would say!  🙂 … Continue reading

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The Next thing we knew, we were THERE!!!

After a whirlwind week, I “think” I may be coherent enough to sit down and write about our trip to DC.  Huge emphasis on the “may be” …. With considerable doubt, I’m not sure there’s a possibility of seeing “It … Continue reading

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A 12 year old’s DC take…or Man, do I love to eat!!

While I tweak my first DC post, grandson #2 sent me a few of his thoughts about our trip.   These two kids were absolute dreams to travel with…no whining, no complaining, no arguements…I’m NOT kidding.  Whatever we suggested, they … Continue reading

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What are your “must see” spots in D.C.?

Big Boss and I are going on a “real” trip!  We’re taking the two oldest grands to Washington D.C.!! Have you been there?  What did you love?  What do you wish you had skipped? Top 5 places to visit? Or … Continue reading

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A Braiding Meemaw or One Woman’s Dream

About 10 years ago, I discovered the art of braiding hair…French, that is.  I was in awe…complete and total awe.  So beautiful but so unattainable.  I had bid adieu to long hair decades earlier and had no little girls to … Continue reading

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Meanwhile, back at the ranch…

Important things are happening!  Spraying weeds is at the top of the list, with working cattle right behind. Kids are on Spring Break so tonight is Cousin’s Night…baking, cooking and organizing at the top of MY list. I’ve finished my … Continue reading

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