harvest meal

beet cake – take 2

Mondays are supposed to be my alone days… they are supposed to be a day that I get the housework …

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 …

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 …

meal to the field #12

if I’ve decided I’m going to fight with you on the phone… nothing you do or say will stop it… …

meal to the field #11

combining canola… and needing buns for the kids lunches… so I made Tracey’s cheese buns she has told me about… …

meal to the field #10

I’m in Calgary watching Food Network with two of my children in a hotel room… while the farmer is combining …

meal to the field #9

in the past fifty days or so we have only combined around seventeen of them… this means there has been …

meal to the field #8

my farm is nestled between two towns, one with a population hovering around 200 and the other at around 300… …

meal to the field #7

thanksgiving 2004 I made potato salad and 5 people got food poisoning…  since then my oldest son cannot eat mayonnaise… …

meal to the field #6

 I feel undesired… not by the farmer… I feel sufficiently desired by him…  just realizing that I’m at an age …

meal to the field #5

disclaimer… this meal is not very healthy… unless you are a pro-athlete and burning insane amounts of calories per day …

meal to the field #4

 we combined red lentils the night I took this supper out…  saskatchewan is a huge producer of red lentils and …

meal to the field #3 

my days are spent with mundane chores that I try to value and appreciate… making lunches, organizing plans for the …

meal to the field #2

when I took this meal my kid’s were still at home on summer holidays… which means two things… I can …

meal to the field #1

 the first meal to the field is always a little ‘hairy’…  not sure when to cook things, when to pack …