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Sep 28, 2013 - Butler, Missouri
After getting all the work done at Morryde we headed South. We made a stop in Independence, MO. While there we went to Camping World for supplies. Inside the store we bumped into Claudia Lane and Vicki. These are friends we knew from our dog breeding days. They lived in Phoenix the the 70's and then moved to Oregon in the 80's. Then in the 90's they moved to Butler, MO. We had not seen them in over 20 years. It was only by chance that we went to Camping World that day, and it was only by chance that Claudia was there as they had to make a...Jump to full entry
Apr 7, 2012 - Wonderful Day
It has been a wonderful day. I was awake early enough to enjoy the sunrise over the neighboring lake! There were also the sounds of the gobbling turkeys that were strutting in the cornfield across the lake. I watched Mr. Turkey try very hard to attract the attention of Miss Turkey. Marcella and Jeff arrived mid-morning. Myrna was the first of the brothers and sisters; then Evelyn, Glen, Marcella, Mildred, and Paul. Myrna prepared baked salmon for lunch. Evelyn and Gary provided asparagus fresh from their asparagus bed. Marcella had a...Jump to full entry
Apr 6, 2012 - Oh, How I Have Missed You!
Oh, how I have missed you! I have missed you, readers. I have missed you, internet. I have missed you, cell service. We left my mother's home and drove three hours to the northwest to the home of Gary and Evelyn, near Butler, MO. Hurray, there is internet, using our Verizon MIFI. I have just read a week's worth of blogs/journals, read the headlines on Yahoo, checked the St. Louis Cardinals' score, checked out the free books for my Kendle! We drove my mother to see her eye doctor this morning. She has macular degeneration with one eye...Jump to full entry