Posts by catherinemariekelly

i married a grain farmer when i was 20... and began cooking then... i have three children and am a stay at home mom... i love to cook...

September Overload

when my ten year old daughter comes home from school and asks me if I think she needs “those kneepad …

day in court

nothing I love to do more than fight the system… the farmer never lets me know of protests going on …

how’s harvest going?

I seldom talk to the farmer during harvest… so when asked the question ‘how is harvest going?’, I tend to …

need any help?

the farmer got upset with his oldest son who is driving the grain cart for not helping combine drivers clean …

Grandma Swan Week

the best cook I have ever met has to be the farmer’s Grandma Swan… she created two cookbooks and handed …

mom is worried

every harvest seems to bring with it a different challenge… this year it is having enough men to get the …

zucchini 8 ways

I have for you 8 zucchini recipes… yes 8…   this time of year is all about zucchini cakes, muffins, …

cougar sighting

recently I was able to go on a trip to Squamish, BC… my teenage boys referred to it as an …

how do you lasagna?

I make lasagna about six times a year I would guess… I am 39 years old…  I only have been …

…as Apple Pie

my grandma made pie making look easy… her and my grandpa ran a restaurant in Three Hills, Alberta that was …

stroganoff for the win

the kids love seeding and harvest time because they know they will be getting desserts…  and I love making desserts… …

never enough insurance

farmers help farmers…  we had a tractor burn to the ground yesterday and it always blesses us how many other …

seeding… finally!

here we go!  after a freezing cold April with so much snow, we are finally getting going around here…  well, …

black bean protein brownies

“Before you criticize someone, you should walk a mile in their shoes.  That way, when you criticize them, you are …

curling…

I bought a curling broom 10 years ago… I used it once and apparently did not impress enough to warrant …

crossfit on vacation

Crossfit people… this is for you… I know that you are awesome… I am super impressed with the rope climbing, …

greener grass

I cheated…  I was in a rut, looking for something new, different and exciting… I was itching for change… after …

Instant Pot Hamburger Helper

it’s Wednesday…  I’ve made a 1 1/2 hour (roundtrip) to Kindersley once, cleaned the house (sort of), made the muffins …