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2 chicks from Sweden on bicycles visit our Pippy Longstocking House

Labor Day 2017, possibly one of the best experiences Mr. Cottage and I have had in a long time. Mr. Cottage was out on the North 40 mowing the grass and I was around back cleaning out the hen houses.  I heard the dogs barking and figured I better go up to the house and… Continue reading 2 chicks from Sweden on bicycles visit our Pippy Longstocking House

Lucky Duck · Ramblings

lucky – a bittersweet goodbye

This is the post that I had planned to share today. We loaded up the car with our precious cargo and headed out. Rockfish Wildlife Sanctuary was our destination. After 8 weeks of caring for our little Wood duck, we named Lucky the time had come to move him to a facility that could prepare… Continue reading lucky – a bittersweet goodbye

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our broken community

A state of emergency was declared by the governor of Virginia yesterday. It has been my policy to keep politics and religion off my blog.  I choose to make my posts pleasant, and positive.  While there are times that I share personal difficulties and unpleasant life events here it is because I don’t want to… Continue reading our broken community