Eggnog and Gingerbread

A peaceful quiet night by the fire makes the year complete and the brings the family together.c e hollis The quiet is only broken by the pop and crackle of the fire. The night has been closed in on our farm house for hours. The days are short and the nights long. We rest through... Continue Reading →

Morning in the Country

A Grateful List The quiet of the morning hours gently fills with sound and the world wakes at last.c e hollis Frost sparkling on the grass like a thin white coverlet, morning sunshine filling every space with light, eastern bluebird perched on a branch outside my bedroom window, hot coffee steaming in my cup, cinnamon... Continue Reading →

Mountain Man Rendezvous

Look at the past and there see the future.c e hollis Every year we journey out to Dripping Springs Lake to join the mountain men in their yearly rendezvous. The campers sleep in tents and cook over open fires. They spread blankets to show their wares. They sell blankets, tools, weapons, clothing, cookware, candles, handmade... Continue Reading →

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