Country Life Critters

green frog by the pond

One of the things I really enjoy about living the country life is encountering the various critters. Country Life Critters-Frogs– In June we have a great deal of frogs croaking in the nearby ponds, in fact frequently the noise is so loud you can hardly hear yourself think! Imagine my surprise when I reached for the door knob to go inside the house and spotted this little guy. Startled me until I realized it was… [Continue Reading]

Taking a breather…After He-man Estate Sale

1958 Spartan Imperial Mansion

Well, thanks to everyone that attended and bought stuff at our Memorial Day Weekend He-Man Estate Sale, it was wonderful! We thought it might rain first thing in the morning and we were right, so happy to have covered everything that wasn’t weather proof! Nice to make all the sales and get the “stuff” out of here and folks made great deals at bargain basement prices. In all the excitement and hubbub, I forgot to… [Continue Reading]

HUGE HE-MAN ESTATE SALE–May 24 & 25, 2014


JOHN PETERS ESTATE & MOVING SALE! ~~MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND~~ May 24 & 25, Sat. & Sun., 9am-5pm He-Man Tool Sale, Outfit Your Man-Cave, Huge Inventory–Everything Must Go! NO CHECKS–CASH, PAYPAL, CREDIT CARDS ONLY! REASONABLE OFFERS ACCEPTED! Location of The Wicker Woman business 1250 Hwy 25, Angora, MN 55703 On gravel road, 10 miles SW of Cook, West of #53, North of Co. Rd. #22, East of #73 Watch for signs! Park on Road HE-MAN ESTATE… [Continue Reading]

Something Wonderful Quote for Today

something wonderful quote

Here’s my new mantra for each morning before getting out of bed…

Attitude of Gratitude to Start Your Week


  Always a good start to the week with an “attitude of gratitude,” don’t you think?

Friday Foodie Feature–Stir Fry Wok

large steel wok

  I hardly ever post anything about food here on this blog, but thought for a change and to broaden the scope of my blog, I’d occasionally introduce some recipes every so often. This particular blog post today however, will be to show you what I use when making my Chicken Veggie Stir Fry and will give the actual recipe another day. Handy, Dandy Steel Wok for Stir Fry Many years ago, hubby and I… [Continue Reading]