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The Water Saga

Two weeks ago, we had plenty of water in our house, and in our water storage tank. Because we weren’t getting any rain, we were watering our garden and lawn multiple times every day, as that was the only way to keep everything alive. Then the river went dry, and...

Water Restriction Update

Just so you know, the fact that we have received a wonderful gullywasher of a rainstorm here at our property hasn’t released us from our water restriction situation. Although the garden and the yard are thrilled with the rain they received last night, inside the...

RAIN!

Wow! Gullywasher! We had an hour of hard, tropical-style downpour this evening – it just ended! I do believe the end of the dry season is in sight now! Thanks for praying! (Every sentence in this post ended with an exclamation point!)
A Rain Update and a Bridge Update

A Rain Update and a Bridge Update

It’s coming! It’s coming! The rain, that is. We’ve not yet had any real rain, only a couple of teensy drizzles – the kind you wouldn’t even mention normally, but in our dry situation we’re excited about anything that could be taken...
Dry, dry, dry

Dry, dry, dry

Rachel and I were about a third of a mile from our property when we took this picture, of the smoke from a fairly large fire. Allen estimates that the fire was about a half mile from the spot where we took the picture . . . which means that the fire was slightly less...