On the farm, we are suffering under drought conditions, and haven't planted much. We'll be lucky to keep anything alive. It's a disappointment - but an irrelevant one, since we don't live or die by our own agricultural prowess and meteorological good fortune.**
On the other hand, egg production is in full swing and we regard it as sort of a small, daily miracle - just look at that speckled beauty!
*It's not a farm. **We'd starve.
with the watch stylings of the Hanley brothers. That bad-ass gold calculator watch is worn without a touch of irony. Not a spec. I'm not exactly sure what Bjorn-Borg-kind-of-thing is happening there on the right.
Sometimes it's easy to focus on the positive, beautiful, amazing things and sometimes you have to actively choose to focus on the positive. And choose it and choose it and choose it and choose it.
I choose softball. It will restore our losses and be a blessing to us. (And that's a misquote of a famous misquote. You could look it up.)
Also - someone I admire very much told me that I have skills and am awesome. I choose that.
Honestly? Never really saw the appeal?
But then, I watched my two young gentlemen get their groove on to Suit & Tie in the kitchen, and I'm an instant fan-girl.
Plus, he's a teensy bit smoldering in that picture, no? Shut up.
I'm Rebecca Thoms Hanley - the heart and soul of BananaSaurus Rex. I'm an inadequate housewife, absent-minded mother and Everyday Adventurer! If you like hyperbole, reckless enthusiasm and liberal use of the word "awesome," read on....