main course

the kitchen island

the kitchen island…  breakfast, after school snack, homework and supper all revolve around it and it has been privy to …

May long on the farm 

May long… for my neighbours in Saskatoon last night it means midnight fireworks on the golf course… for many farmer’s …

burritos to the field

May is a big month… aside from the small thing called ‘seeding’ going on, there is spring hockey and baseball …

turkey mint burgers

spring break is over… in Saskatchewan we call it Easter break due to the fact it rarely feels like spring …

highlight reel

have you ever ran into someone who is so ‘put-together’ that it makes you feel disgusting about yourself? it’s not …

puberty at 37

  so I got suckered into getting braces…  almost botox too… it all begin with my oldest son getting braces …

‘teddy bear’ sandwiches

I’m not sure the extent of it… but I feel like there might be a significant amount of lying going …

Opa in the Field

yay…  a few hours of combining took place!  on the menu tonight was Opa pitas with pork souvlaki, greek salad …

filling the freezer

the calm before the storm… the week before harvest is in full swing and farm wives everywhere are trying to …

seeding meal #7

the boys had to help me get the meal out yesterday… life was busy and I was not home during …

seeding meal #6

  farmers look at the weather radar a lot…  and when you are desperate for rain they look even more… …

seeding meal #5

“oh we don’t know the roads that we’re heading down…  we don’t know if we’re lost, that we’ll find a …

seeding meal #4

I don’t like to enjoy my yard…  I like to work in it…  at the beginning of spring I get …