Bringing the Country to Suburbia

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There are times when I long for a small farmette in the country. But the truth is, it is not where we are right now. God placed us in the burbs and my health does not allow for the hard work of farming.
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'Round Here

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Hello! I'd thought I'd stop in at Texture Tuesday. I grabbed this simple shot after the rains. I'm drawn in by the texture of the wood with the smooth water on top. Nothing like a little pop of red to create a minimal photo.
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Lyme and Company: Now a Family Affair

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Hello Friends,

It has been a while and so much has happened. To be honest I have been very discouraged. Just when I seemed on the brink of new life and healing, my Lyme disease got worse. Or maybe my adrenals are just plain conking out from the stress. I am also struggling to work and now I may have a very serious arrhythmia so I will be wearing an event monitor for 21 days.
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Around Here - Photos and Thoughts

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Around here, this summer looks a bit different. This year I am working part time and it is the first time I am not always at home with my daughter. My hubby is doing a good job of juggling his work and caring for her. My find this summer is that simple is best. Remember Jacks? Weren't they the best? I had fun relearning how to play and teaching it to my daughter. It is a non-screen form of entertainment.
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'Round Here - Finds

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2015 has been a fresh start for me. Even though I am still battling sickness I am working part time and I am able to function and accomplish things. This feels good! Over the last year, this is what has been going on and I am finding new little surprises each day.
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Through the Generations

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I love this time of year! Not only do we get fresh strawberries, but the rhubarb is it's classic partner! My rhubarb is coming in strong. My dad just told me that this rhubarb plant came from his grandfather's plant.
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