Author Archives: rmprudolph

My New Flooring

A couple weeks ago, while in my living room,  I looked down at my ugly carpet…..and I decided I couldn’t stand my carpet any longer.    Before I go any further with this post, I feel  I need to explain why … Continue reading

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Family Update

I’ve neglected my blog lately for various reasons, but the main reason has been personal and business taxes.   I’m happy to report that my taxes are done.    Now… don’t read over that too quickly.   Did you catch what I said?  … Continue reading

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Soccer Mom

A few years back there seemed to be a brand applied to any woman driving a mini-van with a load of kids and sports gear in the back.      She was termed a “soccer mom”.     Any time I hear the words … Continue reading

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Mayday

Most people think the term “Mayday” originated from ships on the ocean who were in distress.   I believe this to be false.   I think the term began when new small business owners realized what was involved in doing their first … Continue reading

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Christmas Highlights

After a month of anticipation, Christmas is now behind us.   While I’m glad it’s over, I feel a bit sad.   I’m going to show you some of my highlights of the day.    It’s tradition for Grandma to come Christmas … Continue reading

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Ice Storm

I left my toasty warm house this afternoon to get a few pictures of the beautiful ice sculptures left by Mother Nature.  Most of the ice should melt tomorrow, so I didn’t want to miss my opportunity.     It didn’t take … Continue reading

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Deer Processing

This is an anticipated time of the year because we get to re-stock our freezer with fresh deer meat.     This is our first year to make our own breakfast sausage.    I feel a little frustrated that we haven’t made sausage … Continue reading

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