Leo and Beau

I wrote the following on August 2 about two horses at the end of my road.  My FB friends know the outcome.  Below is the background. There’s the pasture at the end of our road that’s cursed.  That’s my explanation for it anyway, since every horse that goes in there ends up dying or abused […]

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La Bastide…

If ever I decided to (and had the funds to) open a bed and breakfast La Bastide would be my ideal.  From the exquisite food to the beautiful rooms to the gorgeous grounds… it is truly amazing. I had a marvelous time, and honestly I’m glad it was for just the one night as more […]

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Academically Thinking

As most everybody knows, we have homeschooled Sophie from the get-go.  Other than her language therapy, Sophie has never been to “real” school and while our methods have been unusual at times (remember learning to write with a quill?) we have seen great successes in Sophie’s education over the past year. Last year, as many […]

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A Girl, a Tree and a Very Nasty Squirrel

Thursday July 2, pretty much started like any other.  Jim and M were off feeding the animals and I was hanging out with the kids in the house.  Sophie was watching one of her programs on TV when one of my friends called on the phone.  So I sat down with my coffee, opened up a […]

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