Anyone a big fan of Black Friday? Our family has never been very into the rush of the big box stores. We prefer to spend the day with our family ...
What's Going on at Toad Valley?
Yep! There is even more. . .
Today is my Grandma’s 98th Birthday. If you like to play golf, then you need to give her a hug. We wouldn’t be here without her! She was born in Des Moines in 1915. The oldest of 8 children. Only 6 of whom lived into adulthood. She always says that all of her siblings were […]
It isn’t any secret that our parking lot needs some attention. Unfortunately, it’s always one of those things that gets pushed to the back burner because it takes such a big bite out of the ole’ budget. Three years ago, we had a big patch fixed on the lot. The damage occurred when a natural […]
As I mentioned here, Theresa met up with a few of her sales people earlier last week. Although fun, they don’t allow her to sample any foods. Luckily, Pat, who is our salesman is quite charming which makes up for the lack of food. He even literally gave me the shirt off his back one year […]
Cooler temperatures mean that our grass is growing at a slower rate. We have been continuing to water in our grass because we planted almost 15 acres of seed and we want it to be well established in the spring. Our outside crew has less grass to mow, so they have some time available to […]