The hill to the south of the house carried the most activity of any. It was on that side that we would sleigh ride in the winter. We walked to the spring, crossed the creek and went up the hill … Continue reading
My dad asked me to put this on the website over a month ago, and I’m just getting around to it. He’ll probably write me out of the will.
The chicken yard was on the south side of the yard, also the woodpile and chopping block (used to chop wood and chicken’s heads off). We would gather kindling, and carry in split wood with the red wagon. Daddy would … Continue reading
Before the back porch was turned into a family room it was a wonderful place for storage, playing and work. We had a porch swing there that the entire family enjoyed. The washing machine was used there and wash was … Continue reading
We had a barnyard between the barn and the west side of the house. Cattle were passed from one pasture to another through the barnyard. Machinery was stored there and our driveway form the main road (Route H) came right … Continue reading