Each morning when I open my eyes I say to myself;
I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today.
I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn’t arrived yet.
I have just one day, today, and I’m going to be happy in it.
~Groucho Marx

An early morning walk is a blessing for the whole day.
~Henry David Thoreau

This is the day which the Lord hath made; we will rejoice and be glad in it.
Psalm 118:24

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Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Walked the Farm Loop


59 degrees this morning when I left walking.
A little fog around at first but that was soon gone and it was sunny.
Just a bit of a breeze to keep things cool.

Walked straight through town and around the Farm Loop.

The donkeys were out and I stopped to say hello.


A little horse was out in this field but wouldn't even look up at me.


 Queen Anne's Lace down by a little stream.


 The corn is taller here on the FL than over by the cemeteries.
It is taller than I am.  (5'5")


Didn't see any one while walking the FL but when I got back to town
and walked around the ball park I saw Joy. 

The other person I saw was a riding a bike - don't see many
bike riders around.

Walked 6 miles

Todays door is two barn doors - the barn is along the Farm Loop.


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Food shopping day at the Shop and Save.
Since we go every week we don't need to buy so much at one time.
Makes a quick in and out.

Home the rest of the day just getting chores done around the house.
Walked around outside some too.
Hasn't rained for a couple of days so watered the flowers
and my tiny garden which still only has 1 eggplant and 1 pepper.

That's all I have for today.
Thanks for stopping by.
A happy day to you. πŸ˜€
πŸ‘©πŸ»‍🦳 happyone ❤️

Comment Replies:
A few asked about fried bread - French toast.  

Rose - No, I never lived near my mother once I got married.  The nearest was when she lived in Altoona, Pa and we were in Ellicott City, Md - it was 2 1/2 - 3 hours away.

GrannyM - Don't really have a cleaning schedule.  I used to have one basic cleaning day a week and did everything.  Now I start on Monday and work till I get tired of it.  I do that each day until Friday arrives and everything is done.  

16 comments:

  1. Corn tall here as well. Queen Anne's lace a pretty pic as well as the red doors. Pony giving you the cold shoulder? lol You had a happy day!

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  2. The corn is nice and tall and the Queen Anne's Lace looks very nice.

    All the best Jan

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  3. So many pretty places! Love seeing the flora and fauna you encounter...and the old doors.

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  4. That first photo is simply gorgeous...

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  5. ...Queen Anne's Lace line the road here now and corn is as high as an elephant's eye!

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  6. I like those donkeys. The barn doors look well used and I always like that.

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  7. That corn looks great! I'm really enjoying the doors you are posting. What a cute little horse. I like the donkeys, too. Hope you sleep well tonight.

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  8. Donkeys do tend to be fairly social.

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  9. I love the pictures today...all of them!

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  10. Another nice walk and lovely day for you. See you again tomorrow!

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  11. Queen Anne's Lace by the stream makes a pretty picture.
    Thanks for answering my question. I'm always wondering how others get their housework all done. In summer I fight a losing battle against dust and messy floors but I think the fact that we're 6 of us in the household makes a difference.

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  12. Saturday is my day for cleaning. Just one a week...get 'er done.

    Love the donkeys & pretty q a lace. Also, just a note...would love to have your morning temp right now.

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  13. Hello,

    I love the donkeys and the little horse. The Queen Anne's Lace is pretty.
    The corn is growing fast here too. Take care, have a happy day!

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  14. A very pretty walk. It's headed for the upper 90s here tomorrow so the walking is happening indoors. I know that probably wouldn't hold you back, but I am a wimp in high heat and humidity :).
    Your cleaning schedule sounds about like mine which I think is just fine at this stage of life.

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