(DeKalb County, Illinois) Continue reading Shave ‘n’ a Haircut……….Two Bits!
When I first saw this sign at the strip mall, I thought Huh!, bingo is going the way of strip poker?? And I couldn’t figure out how they were possibly going to be able to do it in public. It wasn’t like I was driving thru an area loaded with strip clubs. Or maybe since … Continue reading Huh!
Woke up to snow, ice, & mud mud mud this morning. The only thing that relishes this weather is a pair of wellies. And well, the groundhog had told us that it would be six more weeks of winter so what right do I have to complain? But yeah, I’m ready for winter to take … Continue reading Well, the groundhog had said……..
“The key to success―keep swimming. Even when they tap you on the shoulder to say the pool has been drained, just keep swimming.” ~~ Richelle E. Goodrich, ‘Making Wishes’ (Suburban Estates, DeKalb County, Illinois) Continue reading Swimming / No Swimming
Being as how the weatherman decided (with a little help from the groundhogs) that, not only would there be six more weeks of winter, but there might be six more feet of snow, we decided to go grocery shopping & stockpile a bit of food. We decided that this should also include a hearty meal … Continue reading Snowed In
DeKalb County, Illinois (I have no idea what the history is of barn quilt squares, either in the U.S. or in our county, but there are quite a few around rural DeKalb County, so I decided to take advantage of some warm & dry weather to drive some of our rural roads.) Top: Star, Mangan … Continue reading Barn Quilt Squares I
Mrs. Claus had no idea that Mr. Claus hadn’t made it home after his last delivery Christmas Eve. Two days before Christmas she had noticed the elves sneaking more than just presents into the sleigh. Knowing no little boys or girls who would have added whiskey or rum to their Christmas lists, she filed for … Continue reading Gutter Clean-Up Needed in Aisle Five