Monthly Archives: June 2009

How Old People Saved Money

I don’t mean people who are old but people of an older time – our parents or grandparents or for some, even having to stretch back to their great-grandparents to find savers. I was blessed to grow up poor and … Continue reading

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Cheese Making

As I mentioned in the last post I’ve had to make cheese 3 times a week to make use of all the milk I’m getting right now. That will stop soon as the Texas summer heat is coming in fast. … Continue reading

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Ma and Pa Kettle

Sometimes I feel like we’re the real life versions of Ma & Pa Kettle. Remember the one show when one of the sons wrote an essay “What Our Farm is Like” and kind of stretched the facts a little? The … Continue reading

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Contrasts

I’m having a hard time thinking of how or even IF to write this entry. My heart is sad and actually feels heavy so I may just delete it after typing it all in ….. we’ll see if it shows … Continue reading

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