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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, …

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 …

black bean protein brownies

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

greener grass

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

cheesecake on speed

if you have always dreamt of making a pumpkin cheesecake to impress the relatives on Thanksgiving but then realize you …

happy harvest dad

the farmer has someone who truly loves him…  actually loves him…  it’s his nine year old daughter…  she truly, honestly …