montana ghost ponies in the sky ~

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hi there ~ does anyone out there remember the country song, “ghost riders in the sky?”it was a song written in 1948 by noted american songwriter, stash jones. recorded by over fifty artists, including johnny cash, gene autry and frankie lang as some of my favorites. how’s that for a little trivia… and that song kinda sparked a bit of imagery …

Wide OPEN spaces & Quilting Bee

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hi friends ~ while we’re waiting for spring ~ summer, that is… {i think spring has skipped us} …  i’ve been contemplating possible road trips for us to take this summer.  i found these pictures, although taken in  2010, it was a most enjoyable trip to the southern landscapes of montana…  a deer in the fence?  make that… a fence …

Thank Heavens!

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On a beautiful, sparkling, spring evening a few weeks ago, we took a little country drive heading south from Great Falls.  And “sweet” little Miss Georgia got to come along for some ‘car-riding’ etiquette lessons…   A task… not for the weak-minded or faint hearted!    After a few miles, way back in the countryside, we let her get out and …

Montana Big Sky Fall

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A September to remember… these are photos I took heading west last fall, through the slopes of the Rocky Mountain Front… The Dearborn river… The Clark’s Fork River… To the Swan Valley.  Swan Lake and a quiet beach. Water like looking glass. Take a walk down memory lane…  This land was made for you and me. EnJOY. and Amen. Leslie …