Archive for July, 2011


This is the one and only photo that I have with my four Indiana grandsons. I am blessed to be their Grandmama. It will be interesting to see what they will become. It is fun to observe the process. Psalm 37:5 Commit your way to the Lord, trust also in Him. and He shall […]

July 31, 2011 · Sarah · No Comments
Posted in: Contemplations

The Pay Off

The pay off for all his hard work is this Ibanez electric guitar. Our grandson, Josh, shoveled, and shoveled, and shoveled some more. He moved about six tons of “sheep by product” to the compost pile. As a result, he earned the money to buy exactly what he wanted. However, the real pay off, is […]

July 30, 2011 · Sarah · No Comments
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Dinner From the Garden

It is soooo good, fried green tomatoes, cold slaw, broccoli, and fresh blueberrys for dinner. One of my favorite things is to go out and pick lunch and then go back out and pick dinner. I love it!

July 29, 2011 · Sarah · No Comments
Posted in: Garden


Today is the day of the “Kraut”. Bob will pick the cabbages and haul them into the kitchen for processing. The old crock will be cleaned out, and the “stomper’ will be washed off. We will layer cabbage and salt and cabbage and salt and cabbage and salt until the crock is full. (30 gallons) […]

July 28, 2011 · Sarah · No Comments
Posted in: Garden

Painted on a Dish

Coming home from vacation, we stopped at an Amish furniture store. Painted on a dish was the following thought. “Being happy does not mean that everything is perfect. It means that you’ve decided to look beyond the imperfections.” We did not buy any furniture, but we bought the dish.

July 27, 2011 · Sarah · No Comments
Posted in: Contemplations

No Law

Galatians 5:22,23 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self control. Against such there is no law.

July 25, 2011 · Sarah · No Comments
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Proverbs 11;25 The generous soul will be made rich, and he who waters will be watered himself.

July 24, 2011 · Sarah · No Comments
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Blessed be the Lord, who daily loads us with benefits, the God of our salvation! Selah Psalm 68:14

July 23, 2011 · Sarah · No Comments
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Hot! Hot! Hot! very Hot! I am sooooo grateful for the new air conditioner in the kitchen. It will make all the preserving and canning a whole lot easier. Thanks Bob!

July 22, 2011 · Sarah · No Comments
Posted in: News


Happy is he who has the God of Jacob for his help, whose hope is in the Lord his God. Psalm 146:5

July 22, 2011 · Sarah · No Comments
Posted in: Contemplations