Good Eats

 Posted by at 12:45 am  Nick's Blog
Feb 132024
 

The weatherman had said that the weekend’s rain would taper off Monday morning and be gone by midday. But I guess Mother Nature never got that memo, because yesterday was a cold, breezy, and very wet day across much of Alabama. That didn’t stop Ben from Absolute Power Solutions from coming out first thing in […]

Dec 072023
 

Breakfast at our house usually happens in late morning or even around noon (which I guess makes it brunch), depending when we get up and get in gear in the morning. We are both night owls, and since I often write my blog sometime between 11 and midnight, we seldom get to bed before 1 […]

Queen Of The Kitchen

 Posted by at 12:10 am  Nick's Blog
Aug 272023
 

There’s an old saying that a man is king of his castle, and while that may be true for some men, I’ve always kind of thought of myself as the court jester more than anything else. But there’s definitely a queen in my house, and we all know that’s Miss Terry, Queen of the Kitchen. […]

Ditto

 Posted by at 12:28 am  Nick's Blog
Apr 292023
 

Ditto –  verb – dittoed; dittoing; dittos – 1) to repeat or imitate something 2) to copy (something, such as printed matter) on a duplicator. The title of today’s blog pretty much says it all, because yesterday was basically a repeat of the day before, but without the rain. The ground was still sloppy wet from all […]

Weaving Away

 Posted by at 12:39 am  Nick's Blog
Sep 092021
 

Now that Terry has finally gotten her Glimakra loom set up, she is weaving away on her latest project, a blanket for our son-in-law Kenny. Kenny is a big guy. I don’t know exactly how tall he is, but he has to duck his head when there’s a full moon outside. Terry said the finished […]

Cruising With My Baby

 Posted by at 12:40 am  Nick's Blog
Sep 022016
 

With the new issue of the Gypsy Journal finished and sent out to our subscribers, I needed a day off before I started on my next writing project. So yesterday Miss Terry and I went for a ride out through the Amish countryside around Shipshewana, Indiana. I can’t think of many better ways to spend […]