Sygogglin’ Skewwhiff

According to my brilliant cousin Laura, skewwhiff is a word of 18th century Scottish origin meaning off balance.. According to my equally brilliant cousin Lynn sygogglin' is also an apt word for this craziness that has claimed my brain! Maybe I should back up a bit and explain to y'all just exactly why I feel… Continue reading Sygogglin’ Skewwhiff


Sarvis Winter

That is what my daddy, Hoss Weaver, would have called this cold snap we've been having  this week. Sarvis, for those who "ain't from here"  refers to the Serviceberry tree that is in bloom right now.  Dogwood winter, blackberry winter, variations on the same theme. I think my strawberries got bit a little, my fault,… Continue reading Sarvis Winter