Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Monday Musings on Tuesday

Right now... I'm content.

This weekend... I went to meetings and parties galore! It seems to be the season for baptisms, wedding showers, baby showers, burger bashes; it was all very fun.

Some plans for this week... I read a book about making wine. I'm intrigued and want to price out the supplies I'd need to make some blueberry wine with the supply in our freezer. Sounds like a worthy project.

I'm also hunting, furiously, for someone to finance our housing project. We made a misstep by planting crops on our land. Apparently nobody finances land that makes money. Now they tell us! I have one option left, and I'm waiting for him to call us back. Otherwise, well, let's just not think about the "otherwise."

Time to plant a lot of stuff in the garden, too. My entire pea crop was decimated by quail, and they're threatening my beets, too. My tomato starts succumbed to some virus, and the aphids wiped out my peppers. It's not a good gardening year, thus far, except for my artichokes. Those are hardy little suckers and just might live to tell the tale!

If I find some time for myself, I would like to... learn some music on the piano. I didn't know our library had sheet music! This is a wonderful find, and I've got lots of Irving Berlin to hammer out.

I am grateful for... our parish that offers so many daily Masses. Sometimes we have 4 on any given day, so there's no excuse for not going.

Some prayer intentions for this week: a green light on house financing. Success for my husband who's installing irrigation systems and planting crops and working obscene hours to provide for us. For all those I know who are getting married in the next few months (lots!!).

Something that makes me smile: 

This little cutie that I really really really really really want to buy! I'm going to have to campaign hard for this one, but isn't she adorable??

Read Nadja's Monday Musings.


Nadja Van der Stroom said...

Ooh, what a pretty cow! Prayers for you on the financing...

frauzehn said...

We found that out about financing when we refinanced our home. On our taxes we had taken deductions for farm expenses (even though we weren't making a living from our land). The mortgage broker who was helping us told us that that was a red flag to underwriters.

Cover up your plants with old sheer or lace curtains to protect them from birds and bugs. Thrift stores should give you some cheap options. You'll have the best dressed garden on the street.

Anonymous said...

I enjoy what you guys tend to be up too. This type of clever work and
exposure! Keep up the good works guys I've included you guys to my personal blogroll.

my web-site; robe d'avocat

Anonymous said...

If you are going for finest contents like me, only visit this
website daily for the reason that it presents
quality contents, thanks

Also visit my blog; robe d'avocat

Anonymous said...

bookmarked!!, I love your web site!

Feel free to surf to my blog post: robe d avocat

Anonymous said...

Thanks , I've recently been searching for info approximately this subject for ages and yours is the best I've discovered so
far. However, what about the bottom line? Are you certain
about the supply?

Here is my web blog robe d avocat

Anonymous said...

I always advise visitors to try to find lenders inside their state as it easier for lenders inside your state to access, approve
and credit your money can compare to lenders in other states or countries fast payday loans to anyone
familiar while using nitish-bjp chapter of bihar's political history, the tepid ending is hardly likely to have come as being a surprise.

Farmer's City Wife said...

Thank you so much, Nadja! We can use all the prayers we can get on that front :).

Farmer's City Wife said...

Raw deal on the financing, isn't it, frauzehn??

Thanks for the gardening advice. A lacy garden would be beautiful!! And utterly practical, too. I'm off to the thrift store.

Anonymous said...

Greetings! I know this is kinda off topic but I was wondering
which blog platform are you using for this website? I'm getting tired
of Wordpress because I've had problems with hackers and I'm looking at alternatives for
another platform. I would be awesome if you could point me in the direction of a
good platform.

My page - exercises to lose weight; australianweightlossstore.portfoliobox.me,

Anonymous said...

Horoscope sagittaire 2012 gratuit calculer mon ascendant astrologique

Here is my webpage; voyance gratuite

Anonymous said...

Hi there! This post couldn't be written any better! Reading through this article reminds me of my previous roommate!

He continually kept talking about this. I am going
to forward this article to him. Fairly certain he will have a very
good read. I appreciate you for sharing!

My web blog; Microwave Reviews

Anonymous said...

Heya i am for the first time here. I came across this board and I find It really useful & it helped me out much.
I hope to give something back and help others like you aided me.

Also visit my web-site :: list of web hosting companies in dubai

Anonymous said...

I'm not positive the place you're getting your information, however good topic.
I must spend a while learning much more or working out more.

Thanks for excellent information I used to be searching for this information for my mission.

My blog post ... autowebinarpress.com

Anonymous said...

(1) pretreatment Pretreatment to ensure water quality
and quantity do not produce large fluctuations, before entering
the aerated pond water in the oil reduces the material and cyanide, to avoid the biological treatment plant by the impact
of oil pollution and high load. Native American Indians
used buffalo droppings for this purpose, and the indigenous peoples on the continents of Africa, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia do the same
for poop scooped up from the animals with which they share the land.
Anaerobic treatment of sewage generated in the process in a
lot of methane, methane is a gas rich in methane, biomass, methane content of
60% -70%, slightly higher heat value than city gas is good gas, with very good value in use.

My website :: biblecafe.net ()

Anonymous said...

Ƭhanks foг finally talking about > "Monday Musings on Tuesday"
< Loved it!

Here is my webpage; hօw much does the western mma averraցe breast
lift cost

Anonymous said...

Hello there! Do you know іf they make any plugins to safeguard against haсkers?
I'm kinda paгanoid about losing eνerything I've workеd hard on. Any tіps?

Hеre iѕ my web-site 2015 Z06

Anonymous said...

A major source of prospective clients is accountants.
Geothermal $49 market 9 Fruit processing. And it
was, market no one will be" what are your rates? Unfortunately this Happens to 97 percent of peopleMany people do not take a keen interest in implementing business ethics. Teacher conferences, after school activities and the ability to communicate with the influencers that accept your campaign, to pricing of influencers, and online payment. This will help you clear your mind.

Feel free to surf to my web blog ... seo scottsdale

Anonymous said...

Thanks designed for sharing such a good opinion, article is
fastidious, thats why i have read it fully

Visit my blog post; Hawaii Single Women

Anonymous said...

It's very effortless to find out any topic on net as compared to books,
as I found this piece of writing at this website.

Feel free to visit my web site; google (google.com)

Anonymous said...

Hello, its nice piece of writing concerning media print, we all understand media is a great
source of facts.

Stop by my blog software languages

Anonymous said...

Hey There. I found your blog using msn. This is a very well written article.

I will make sure to bookmark it and return to read more of your useful
information. Thanks for the post. I will definitely return.

Feel free to surf to my webpage - rankeronline.com

Anonymous said...

It takes a large amount of skill, coupled with multi-tasking, reflexes,
and micro-management. Strategy games online enable folks
round the planet to have interaction along
with play one another. The starting player position then moves to the next player and
the role selection begins again. s favorite soldiers will
be developed and inducted into Unit Command. The Chess Base format is quickly transforming into a
standard around the Internet. Web sites are power- full of regard to complete enjoyment; you just need to enter in the
recreation space and commence everything up and running.
The game has three modes including galactic Conquest, where players attempt
to achieve galactic supremacy inside a sand-box campaign.
He holds a Bachelors degree in Management, an MBA in Finance
plus a Ph. To unlock advanced structure some specific structure has to be built.
Just like playing craps or the dice game, you could attempt to discover the results with the game by properly calculating the possibilities and probability
of a particular card number combination to exhibit up. When we say invaders we have been basically talking of other players embarking inside the same mission from different parts with the world.
The odds is probably not as bad as they're with other lottery
games, however with a lot of possible combinations, showing up in the jackpot is still difficult.
The basic thing that interact people and customers towards incredible device is
its enticing look with amazing power to process anything about the go.
They would be the one great way to have a slight entertainment and take off stress
for a while. From the other the overall game starts you
ought to develop an economy and defend out of your opponents
attempts at crippling that economy, while possibly trying to perform the same
to your assailant. The first Spec Ops mission is called Black Ice and definately will
be a co-op mission in places you plus your partner will arrive at drive snowmobiles (just like Race or Time Trial in MW2) through hazardous icy terrain full of agitated henchman,
with the intention of blowing up a diamond ring mine that is probably funding some shady dictator or something.
A fun and amusingly animated game, they are available in no less the 90 unique levels to keep the
challenge moving. Nevertheless, these never pay all the care about the fact that you win the sport.
One even develops a lot of attentiveness by these games.
This Civilization 2 influenced game gives gamers
the liberty to manage the best way in which of exploration,
engagement in war, business of relations and diplomacy,
development of industry and growth and development of trade.
* Think futuristically and embrace visionary thinking. Strategy games require one
to out think the opponent, whether or not the opponent is
really a computer. Incorporating special dates for example birthdays and anniversaries is really a common method in creating a number combination. Whether you are looking for something connected to a buddy, possess a date night in, or just
have one other friend who enjoys board games; it really is nice to be capable of involve some
two player board games around. Finally you will get a fantastic
siege weapon to actually just burn things
towards the ground.

Also visit my web site ... csi hidden crimes cheats

Anonymous said...

Hey very interesting blog!

my blog post; gramlamb.com/buy-instagram-photo-likes

Anonymous said...

10) Ensure the Comcast installation disk has
been removed from your computer's drive. Plus we were asked
to leave it for 12 to 16 hours for each bottle to get magnetized -- and that was
with huge magnets of a very high power. No matter the
reason, in Office 2010, changing the product key is simple.

Stop by my homepage :: windows 7 loader

Post a Comment