Critter Control Sans Dog.

As you know, if you follow my blog, we lost our dog in May.  I still miss her, and I knew she was an active hunter.  But I didn't realize just how great of a hunter she really was, or just how good she was at her job.  I'm finding out that critter control was a … Continue reading Critter Control Sans Dog.

The Crate is Empty.

  Our dog Jasmine Marie, or the Jasmanian Devil, as we liked to call her, passed away on Sunday morning.  My heart is breaking, I can't stop crying.  I've lost one of my best friends.  People without pets, and even some who have pets but for whatever reason don't get as attached to the critters, … Continue reading The Crate is Empty.

Winter Whitewashing

A friend gave us apples from their apple trees, and I think I can safely say that I am done with apples for 2015.  I've made 22 pints of applesauce, 6 pints of apple pie filling, 9 pints of apple butter, 10 pints of apples in cinnamon syrup,  and at least 2 apple crisps.  I … Continue reading Winter Whitewashing