Blog Author
SongofJoy57
(view profile)
Recent Entries to this Blog My Family
Posted: 21 Nov 2007
Changing of the Guard
Posted: 21 Mar 2008
Small Potatoes
Posted: 13 Apr 2008
St. Paddy's Day 2012
Posted: 18 Mar 2012
Serendipity: The Spice of Life!
Posted: 27 Apr 2010

All Entries
 


Playing Catch Up

Category: The Daytime of Life | Posted: Fri Apr 02, 2010 12:42 pm

I have not blogged in a while, and decided to make an entry today, since I am off. I hope I can keep it up. I have missed everyone, and pop in and out every once in a while to read blog entries, and see what is going on with all my old stewbie friends, but I have had so many drastic changes in the last year in a half. My job at the college was eliminated, I worked for two different departments of social services, then my old position was recreated, so I came back to the college this past June. My youngest child got his own place, so I have had to adjust to an empty nest. I totaled my car during a heavy downpour of sleet and snow on March 1st,2009, and broke my wrist in 2 places,but Praise God, it mended nicely. We sign final paperwork on an old brick ranch style house we are buying, so we will be moving soon. The house needs a lot of work, but we have good neighbors, and the views are nice. It is at the foot of Baker's Mountain which is the highest peak in Catawba County. I am from further up in the real mountains, so this is as close as I can get, and still have decent employment. Today I plan to dig up some of my plants down here, and replant them up there. (The move is only three miles up the mountain.) I also hope to clean, and line some of my cupboards. I have always rented, so this is a new experience for me to have my own piece of land. I am having family over on Easter Sunday, and will bake a ham. I haven't really decided what else I am fixing. I hope everyone is having a very blessed Easter weekend. I will hush for now.
Loads of Love, Song


The New Homestead ( photo / image / picture from SongofJoy57's Garden )






This blog entry has been viewed 1116 times
You're reading one of many blogs on GardenStew.com.
Register for free and start your own blog today.


Comments

 

Netty wrote on Fri Apr 02, 2010 1:03 pm:


Congratulations on your new home Song of Joy! Looks like you will have plenty of space for gardens! Happy Easter :)




 

eileen wrote on Fri Apr 02, 2010 1:53 pm:


Gosh you've been busy since we last heard from you!! Your new home looks lovely SOJ and It must be exciting to have your own place and land.
So glad your wrist healed well and that your fit again. Thanks for letting us know how things are with you.

HAPPY EASTER.




 

Jewell wrote on Sat Apr 03, 2010 2:04 am:


Wonderful and congratulations on your new home. Have fun and enjoy!




 

glendann wrote on Sat Apr 03, 2010 5:35 pm:


Hi SongofJoy,Its so good to see you.I often wonder how you are.I have really missed you.
Your new place is going to look great when you get all those plants going.Your new home looks great.




 

Droopy wrote on Mon Apr 05, 2010 7:43 pm:


Congratulations on your new home. I think it looks lovely! I wish I could be there and help you out with moving, planting, painting etc. What fun we'd have. :D




Cayuga Morning wrote on Sat Sep 17, 2011 10:20 am:


songofJoy57--I realize that this blog was written some time ago. I hope you are comfortable in your now not-so-new home and have made it yours.





Leave a Comment


Login or register to leave a comment.









Archives All Entries
July 2019
June 2019
May 2019
April 2019
March 2019
February 2019
January 2019
December 2018
November 2018
October 2018
September 2018
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015
October 2015
September 2015
August 2015
July 2015
June 2015
May 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
July 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
December 2009
November 2009
October 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
September 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
May 2008
April 2008
March 2008
February 2008
January 2008
December 2007
November 2007
October 2007