I documented most of 'This Week' in my previous post here , but it's been a busy week. :)
Our Fall Cow Works begin tomorrow and the crew pulls in today. Our college girl always gets homesick about this time of the year. She loves being a part of the crew and the fact that I brought her horse back to the ranch the other day, doesn't help. This kids loves to ride:
I spent Friday planning my menu and making a very long grocery list. I think there are 50 recipes I'm making on this particular list, and I'll probably be adding to it:
There is also a grocery list and a menu list. yes, I'm a list maker. :)
Y'all all know how much I dislike going to town, but I REALLY dislike going to town on the weekend. Alas, sometimes it simply can not be helped. So in order to avoid the weekend madness, I left at 5 am:
I had to shop at Walmart since our hometown store doesn't open that early, but I can handle it when I'm the only one in there:
And I left $180.57 at Sam's:
It's a challenge just finding the space to put it all away. Let's just say that I would be hard pressed to find room for much of anything else:
Then DH and I did something we rarely do - we went to the movies and shared an ice cream:
All of our amazing recent rains, have turned my garden into, well...a REAL garden!
My tomato plants are over 5' tall and I'm picking green peppers every day:
I can water all I want, but until it rains, there isn't ever going to be much of a garden:
The zucchini is finally waking up too. I don't like to let them get this big, but this one was hiding:
And this week, I'll leave you with my favorite way to begin the day: Digging into God's word...on the porch...in the rocking chair...wrapped in a quilt...as the sun comes up.