Did I say it’s been dry??

Rain almost ever day last week, and here is the forecast for the next couple days.

* Today: Variable clouds with scattered thunderstorms. High 66F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 60%.
* Tonight: Showers and thundershowers likely this evening with a shower or two possible overnight. Low 53F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 60%.
* Tomorrow: Chance of a shower or two during the morning, followed by partly cloudy skies in the afternoon. High 73F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 30%.
* Tomorrow night: A few clouds. Chance of a shower or thunderstorm through the evening. Low 53F. Winds light and variable.
* Wednesday: Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 50s.
* Thursday: Chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the mid 50s.
* Friday: Showers. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the upper 50s.

The Cast of Characters – and I do mean “characters”

Dad - 84 yrs old and still going strong

Dad - 84 yrs old and still going strong

Mom (83 yrs old) and #3 daughter

Mom (83 yrs old) and #3 daughter

My Beautiful Wife, youngest daughter, and Gypsy heading out for a trailride.

My Beautiful Wife, youngest daughter, and Gypsy heading out for a trailride.

My oldest with her son (yes just became a Grandpa)

My oldest with her son (yes just became a Grandpa)

Second Oldest, soon to be graphic designer

Second Oldest, soon to be graphic designer


Any really good pictures on this site will either be from my wife or daughter #2.  They both are extremely talented with a camera. I, on other hand, suck.


Third Oldest (she and the oldest have started their own lives in Mo.) I miss them but sure are proud of them.

Third Oldest (she and the oldest have started their own lives in Mo.) I miss them but sure are proud of them.

The only male child, poor guy, but he's a good sport about it. (Me in the background)

The only male child, poor guy, but he's a good sport about it. (Me in the background)

The ever faithful and soft as a stuffed animal - Fetcher

The ever faithful and soft as a stuffed animal - Fetcher

The Princess - Snickers

The Princess - Snickers

OK, Let’s Kick This Off

It’s been a dry and chilly spring this year, but I believe the garden’s are just about complete. We have 3 gardens, two 50X50 and 1 15X15.

Sweet Corn Planted in 4 Stages

Sweet Corn Planted in 4 Stages

In addition to the vegetables, we have strawberries, blueberries, and raspberries.

Mom Tending Her Raspberries

Mom Tending Her Raspberries

Pigs . . .

Rocky and Bullwinkle - 4 months old

Rocky and Bullwinkle - 4 months old

Chickens . . .

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And Horses

Rhoda (Belgian) and Gypsy (Quarter Horse)

Gypsy (Quarter Horse) and Rhoda (Belgian)