meal to field made simple

for tonight’s seeding meal to the field, Costco was a big time saver…  they have a new item in the freezer section that will make your black bean/corn salad making days a dream! this Vitality Blend was perfect for making a salad in a flash… I made up a simple dressing for this and the […]

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have you ever compared yourself to Kate Hudson

Kate Hudson and I share a birthyear…  1979…  that’s not where the comparisons end… blonde – check… three kids (2 boys and 1 girl) – check… amazing mothers (her’s a strict Buddhist and mine a strict Christian) – check…  love for stretchy, yoga style clothing – check… this is where the comparisons start to take […]

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what do you want to be when you grow up?

is our only opportunity to be an athlete when we are young and in school/college?  or can we continue the quest of athletics as we age?   should athletes only be the best of the best or does anyone applying themselves and working at a sport get to call themselves an athlete? I grew up […]

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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 things for my ankles”, I begin to wonder if she should have signed up to play volleyball after all… ahhhh… school is back in session… and with it every mom is completely overwhelmed…  we were […]

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day in court

nothing I love to do more than fight the system… the farmer never lets me know of protests going on for fear that I will get involved…  recently, a neighbour’s yard is being threatened by a road going through it and I went to town council to put a protest in about it… I was […]

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never enough insurance

farmers help farmers…  we had a tractor burn to the ground yesterday and it always blesses us how many other farmers scramble to get there with their water trucks and any help they can bring to try to get the fire out… unfortunately this was one tractor fire that was not going to be put […]

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