"It is morning in this rural area
Porch sittin' while sipping a cup of coffee
Sounds of life begin to stir
A rooster crows
A cow is mooing
Birds are chirping
A dog barks
As the sun rises over the hill
On this last day of summer"...~'Home is where the heart is' ~
"Rural isn't a zip code or a dirt road, It's a state of mind..".~unknown
"May Day! First day of May always conjures up a childhood memory.....picking peonies, irises, roses, from Mom's flower garden...filling our homemade construction paper baskets.....hanging them on the doorknobs of our neighbors....
ringing doorbell.....dashing away so it would be a mystery as to who left the flowers....(somehow they always seemed
As we were leaving the local cafe after enjoying breakfast night Thursday evening, a friend asked if I had seen his latest addition. Said, 'nope haven't. Well, hold on. Guess better find out what it is first. Maybe I have seen it.' No, I had not seen the Watusi cow that he had recently bought.
Before heading home we decided to drive by to see it. The s...
These area ranch families, Lance and Chelsea Alcorn, Chris and Amy Potter, and Russell and Chelsea Powell saw a need and decided to help those affected by the fires this week in Ashland/Meade, KS area. What started with them grew into something greater as donations began pouring in. As word spread, people began donating items. From baked goods, to...
Life slows down when porch sittin'
Rejuvenates one's soul
Sit a spell in a rocker, a chair,
Porch swing, or on the stoop
Enjoy the view
Watch children play
Reminisce about the good old days
Telling tales and visiting
Sweet tea sippin'
Relax and unwind
Leave your cares behind
Cup of coffee and sun rises
Star gaze and night skie...
At the End of day....
"As nightfall commences at the end of this December day
There is quiet beauty and comfort to behold
As one takes an eventide stroll
Streetlights awaken, shining brightly like twinkling stars
Casting a warm glow on the street below
In this rural town
Where I hang my hat an...
"Christmastime is magical and wondrous..
Visions of sugar plums, Santa and his sleigh
Decorating the tree
Candy canes, presents, and stockings
A time for wonder, magic, and love
Nativity scenes grace the lawns of churches
Christmas eve services celebrating Jesus birth
The real reason for C...