Scratchings in the Dirt

Merry Christmas!

Well, another Christmas Day has come and gone, and it was wonderful yet again.  Family, friends, food, laughter and love.  Oh, and Copper.  What more can one ask for? The crowd started trickling in around 3 o’clock.  Rob and Amber arrived first – they had traveled out from the big city.  Shortly after that, the

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-36 and holding

Brrrrr.  We’re all hunkered down here today, trying to avoid going outside.   Except for the boys.  We sent them to school.  Then I went looking for something to remind me why we live out here in the middle of nowhere.  Ah, here it is: And here we are, back to centered text again.  You

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…

…and I think it’s the snow!  (It’s certainly not the house!)  Yep, we finally got some of the white stuff.  It makes spending all that time in a rink a little more acceptable.  Driving was a little treacherous on Monday night, but all is well now.  Good thing, since what would we do around here

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