I haven't posted in six months! Where does the time go? Right now the time just seems to crawl. For a crafter, this is the Dead Zone. The time after Christmas and before summer when nobody has money, or needs to buy anything because they too, are just trying to get through winter.
I guess on the up side, is it means there is time to go for drives. Just 15 miles from our home starts a sagebrush wilderness with large ranches scattered about. There is a loop we drive on where hundreds of deer and antelope play and winter forage.
On our walk by the river and railroad tracks, we ran across what we're pretty sure are wolf prints. They were HUGE! My tennis shoe is about 4" across, so that gives you an idea of the size. The long nails seemed to say wild animal rather than large dog as well. There have been wolves sighted in nearby areas, so it's not that big a reach to cry wolf. With all the livestock and the wild game, there is plenty to eat too.
Day 1 of Pickling/Preserving (Hot Water Bath Method) - The cat, neglected all day, camps on my chest as I write.I have just spent the past nine hours, more or less, reviewing my pickling recipes and plans, doin...
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