Tag Archives: toads

Home on the Range

There are a lot of things I like about Missouri, having lived here for almost three years.  It’s a pretty state.  I live in the foothills of the Ozarks; I like rolling land, I like rock, I like hardwood forests … Continue reading

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Soundtrack

I call my husband the human jukebox.  He’s always humming, whistling, or occasionally bursting into song.  Unfortunately, the musical selection runs to advertising jingles, children’s songs, or hymns.  None of which appeals to me. But the woods around us provide … Continue reading

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Livin’ the dream

We are almost two months into the grand experiment and I must say, I’m having a lot of fun. Every day there is some new amazement; some days have multiples of them. I’m developing rituals since I’m a creature of … Continue reading

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Hope is a Toad

I’ve been stuck inside for the last week, getting ready for the big big photo shoot of the house, preparatory to listing.   Two stagers and I lifted, moved, hid, cleaned, fluffed and ironed various items so that when the rock … Continue reading

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Seasoning

The bird room is hopping.  Lots of sparrows and mourning doves at the moment, but this morning I saw blue jays and cardinals, as well as chickadees.  I love this time of year. Red wing blackbirds are mostly gone, as … Continue reading

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