The Day I Met Ladd Drummond – aka Marlboro Man

Those of you who watch The Food Network on Saturday mornings will know of Ree Drummond, also know as The Pioneer Woman. She is a down-home kind of gal who cooks for cowboys and ranchers and kids. Comfort food that we all love. In her biography she talks of once being a vegetarian while sportingContinue reading “The Day I Met Ladd Drummond – aka Marlboro Man”

Another Cup Please…….

I just poured myself another cup of coffee. Join me as I sip and ponder, music playing in the background, thoughts circling and swirling in the lyrics with a sense of assurance and breathing in and out the colors of hope. We have lived in what we call The Burg for just a hair overContinue reading “Another Cup Please…….”

One of My Favorite Pastimes

I just love drives to places I’ve never been. And I love drives to places I have been. Scenic routes, I like to call them. Country roads. I just get fulfilled physically with rest and spiritually with awe and wonderment and therefore, emotionally full. Creation is so artistic. Colors and shadows and wildlife. Man’s churchContinue reading “One of My Favorite Pastimes”

Sit Down For A Cuppa

Welcome New Year – 2016.  Welcome Friends. Come and sit with me and let me pour you a cup of coffee.  I didn’t make a double chocolate chai pie with real whipped cream for you today……perhaps next time. Today, I have lovely slices of homemade bread.  Warm.  With butter and/or some local Amish Blackberry Jam.Continue reading “Sit Down For A Cuppa”

Let’s Have Another Cuppa………..

A fellow blogger started posting “if we were having coffee……….” on her blog site now and then.  She starts off by stating the above and goes off from there about what you would possibly talk about.  I thought it was such a great idea. Since I like my site to be a place that is homeyContinue reading “Let’s Have Another Cuppa………..”

School Days!

Well this coming Monday is the beginning of a new school year in The Burg.  The University of Central Missouri begins classes and I begin watching my wee grand girls once again. Am I ready?  Well, it depends what perspective you take.  I think I’ll take God’s perspective and just love on them.  It’s theContinue reading “School Days!”