My Fifth Heartland.  Yeah.  No longer a newbie.
This was probably the chilliest Heartland of those 5 years. Thursday, Friday and Saturday were positively delightful for a heat hater like me. Unfortunately, some of this coolness came with rain, which was uncool. *grin*
Just love playing with words.

Thorik and I headed out Thursday afternoon, prally around 2pm. I still wanted to go by the Merc because I was needing conditioner. … read more

This is a continuation of the original post A Tale of Two Chickens
It’s been fascinating hearing about the chickens and how they are doing, prior to eating them … soon..

Here’s what I received about them today!

I’ve been itching to get the chicks out of the brooders and onto the pasture.  Last week I put the finishing touches on the portable pens that they’ll be living in over the next 5 weeks. read more

This Is Good
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The story is told of a king in Africa who had a close friend
with whom he grew up. The friend had a habit of looking at
every situation that ever occurred in his life (positive or
negative) and remarking, “This is good!”

One day the king and his friend were out on a hunting
expedition. The friend would load and prepare the guns for the
king.… read more

Empathy, the Dark side
Problems in Relationships

(reprinting this because the site uses white words on black background.. and that makes this empath moody…)

Most Empaths, find themselves at the center of almost any group, they are leaders, teachers, they make good speakers, and can do all these things and more, with considerable talent, however, there is a Dark side to empathy, that one must be aware of, especially in relationships.… read more