Momma Said Archives - Page 3 of 17 - The Parsons Advocate | The Parsons Advocate

Momma Said

by Teri CaytonI want to thank my neighbors this year for keeping me stocked up with fresh produce. I have had yellow squash, broccoli, zucchini, tomatoes, garlic and cucumbers. I did get a surprise out of my garden this past week. I went over to pull up my pathetic little green beans and I was astounded to find them loaded with beans. I hadn’t even More...

by Parsons Advocate | Published 4 months ago
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016
0 Comments

Momma Said

Where has the time gone? I cannot believe it is already the first of August. Between the heat, humidity and rain I haven’t done much this summer. I have never been one to have any problems with the heat, but this More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
0 Comments

Momma Said

My little squirrel is having a quarrel with a blue jay over the peanuts. The jay is a glutton and tries to fight the squirrel. I like to feed all of them but the jay is a bully, and noisy to boot. Momma Said, “Don’t More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 20th, 2016
0 Comments

Momma Said

When did I become the lady with my rear in the air? I am talking about working outside. I used to see the “older” woman out working, bent at the waist with her bum in the air, toiling away with all the blood More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016
0 Comments

Momma Said

If you have never caught a jar full of lightning bugs, you have not lived. I was raised a country girl and in the summer I would stay with my grandparents on the farm. On a warm summer night, the lightning bugs More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 29th, 2016
0 Comments

Momma Said

The southern part of West Virginia was hit by massive flooding this past week. Our prayers go out to everyone in those areas and hope that things dry out quickly. We, in the Tucker County area, know what devastation More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016
0 Comments

Momma Said

The birds are having fun in the feeder. The little ones come in and throw seeds everywhere. Then the bigger ones clean up everything off the ground. I now have squirrels and rabbits coming in to help with the cleanup. More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, June 14th, 2016
0 Comments

Momma Said

Which is going to happen first, am I going to go crazy or deaf? It has been 17 years since the cicadas have been here and you forget in that time just how noisy the darn things are. It is hard to believe that something More...