• Friday, December 25th, 2009

    Five years of construction and we're finally closing in....

    Many of you who know me or have been following me for a while know that we've been living in a construction zone for quite some time. Let's see... "quite some time" would equate to about 5 years.I can't believe that I'm actually able to say that we [...]
  • Sunday, December 6th, 2009

    Percolating Memories from Hummingbird Farms

    I am sitting here having my first cup of percolated coffee from our brand new Presto percolator! I have to tell you that it is one fine cup of coffee. Seeing my new percolator sitting in my hundred year old farmhouse makes me feel all nostalgic. It [...]
  • Monday, November 30th, 2009

    I'm back from my blogiday!

    According to urbandictionary.com, a blogiday is when you get fed up and take a holiday from your weblog. Of course it's possible you didn't even know I was taking a blogiday, but I did... It wasn't planned or anything, I simply checked out of [...]
  • Sunday, September 20th, 2009

    A Festival, A Feast, & A Blown-out Knee...

    Hi everyone! Wanted to let ya'll know that we will have the farm open on Saturday, October 3rd! We may not have lavender in our fields, but we'll sure have pumpkins! Our neighbor, Wild Boar Farms on Luckenbach Road, will be hauling over a truckload [...]
  • Wednesday, September 2nd, 2009

    La La La Labor Day!!!

    We're going to be labor-free for a few days at Hummingbird Farms. This means we're taking some much needed R&R!This is our dog Lefty. Believe it or not, this picture is a result of a couple of 4-year-olds that were playing with their mama's [...]
  • Sunday, August 30th, 2009

    Live! From the Moaning Room!

    The other day when I posted my first pictures of my morning room, I made a typo in the title in which it read ‘Moning’ room. I left out the ‘r’. Anyway, I didn’t realize it until Kat at Just a BeachKat brought it to my attention. She [...]
  • Wednesday, August 26th, 2009

    The Farmer's Wife

    Thanks so much for all the comments about my Morning Room (aka Moaning Room) and your ideas on jazzing it up a bit. You all gave me some things to think about AND I ran with it!This is what it looked like before. I love the clock, but it just never [...]
  • Saturday, August 22nd, 2009

    The Morning Room At Night

    Five years of construction and we finally have one room finished..... Yeah I know - the progress has been slow. But hey, it's progress still the same. When Jack and I took on the task of building a house with neither of us having any experience in [...]
  • Thursday, August 6th, 2009

    It feels like home...

    As a child, teenager, college student, and young adult, I went on too many road trips to count to Lajitas (pronounced LA-he-tus) in far West Texas; although for the last few years I've rarely been and have missed it tremendously. This is where I grew [...]
  • Saturday, August 1st, 2009

    A BuhLOG Giveaway from Texas' Provence!

    When I was a freshman in high school, Kay Z. decided she would be my friend. I was so thrilled because she was just a real cool chick. The kind of chick that also had all the guys wagging their tongues as she walked by.... I was honored to be her [...]

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