Posts by sonja

Santa Fe Opera

Santa Fe Opera

What a wonderful week in Santa Fe. The climate is delightful compared to southwest Texas in August and the company of my three brothers and their spouses for our yearly visit proved wonderful. As always we stayed at the same hotel along with several other couples, Texas friends, and wined and dined with enjoyment. The opera, “Golden Cockerel,” was entertaining but I must admit,...

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Texas Olive Oil

Having visitors at Ambush Hill Ranch through Homeaway/VRBO, brings interesting people. Recently I hosted the owners of a Texas Olive Oil Farm. They kindly brought bottles of their olive oil, grown and produced on family land. The brand is Texana Brands Olive Oil and their web site is www.texanabrands.com. They also produce the infused olive oils, sriracha, lemon, herb, garlic, hatch and extra...

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Ambushed by America

My new book, “Ambushed by America, is now available at Amazon. It contains more wit and wisdom, mainly wit. I’ve begun writing my fourth book titled, “Saplings, Twigs and Switches.” I returned this week from a lovely trip to Spain and Portugal where I visited the Prado Museum and National Palace in Madrid, the fortress town of Toledo and the university town of Salamana...

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Whassup

I haven’t posted in a coon’s age and don’t know how long coons live but I have lots of them here at the ranch and they are pesky critters. The Homeaway and Vacation Rentals on the property kept me quite busy through the summer. Hunting season is upon those of us who own ranches with native and exotic game. I traveled in late spring to Japan, Siberia and Alaska and have...

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Ambushed by America

Ambushed by America

What better an image of America than a child enjoying a slide with his father. This is the beauty of our country, families being together in natural surroundings. Ambushed by America is the title of my third book which is coming together quite nicely. The subject of the book is America, our way of life and the natural scenic wonders of our country. We have it all from waterfalls, vineyards,...

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