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    Bustin’ Buttons

    As the end of the school year comes to an end, we had the pleasure of going to the 2010-2011 Academic Banquet.  We already knew our fifteen year old son had straight A’s, cause his dad keeps a pretty close eye on that sort of thing. What we didn’t realize, was he was going to receive The Medallion for the highest grade in his Science Class. Or that he would receive the Medallion in his Algebra Class. Or that he would receive the Medallion in his World History Class. I don’t have the pictures, but he also received this Medallion in his English Class and Computer Class. He received every….single…Medallion,…

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    My First Award!

    I checked my email early this morning, and received a sweet surprise! The lovely and talented, Dianna, over at These Days Of Mine honored me with my very first award!                                                        Thank you Dianna!  Please go visit her…I promise you will love her blog 🙂 The rules are to thank and link back to Dianna.  Then reveal seven things about myself, and then pass this award on to other deserving bloggers. So here goes. 1.  I want a Harley Davidson.  Seriously! 2.  This summer I will celebrate my 49th birthday. 3.  We used to raise registered Hampshire Show Pigs-meaning it was normal to have 100+ piglets in our       barn at various times throughout…

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    A Day Of Adventure…In The Country

    Little country boys get to do some cool stuff.  Really, everyday in the country, is an adventure. But this time of year is the best! As most of you know, our little great-nephew has spent a lot of time with us. He loves everything about the country. And there’s  a lot of things you can do out here, that you can’t do in town. Like tracking and hunting wild animals.  Little man is always on the look out for “bear-cats”. While we have never spotted one, he swears they are real, and they are lurking out here. This next picture speaks for itself. Please note….no animals or windows were harmed during…