monday musings

hanging up the apron

no one cares anymore…  these farmers?  nope… could care less about food… you know what they do care about?  me …

beaver flat 50k

have you ever watched so many YouTube videos that you convince yourself you are capable of doing something?  only to …

depressed enough to run?

have you ever been bored or lonely and thought to yourself, ‘I should have a baby’… and then you get …

the kitchen island

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

breakfast is a party 

the farmer has been coaching high school football for officially 15 years now…  he was recalling last night the first …

chickpea protein bites

two things get me out of bed in the morning…  well, other than the need to pee, my phone alarm …

honestly, I love you

I recently let the farmer down…  18 Valentines into our relationship and I am still wounding and disappointing him… finding …

farm boys ballin’

watching farm boys play basketball might be the best entertainment that is out there…  the only way I could describe …

a fall from hell

around two months ago Saskatchewan was hit with a terrible snow storm…  it was right around the time that Haiti …

beet cake – take 2

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

Grandpa is Gone

the farmer’s grandpa is gone…  our middle son got one last wink in with him, our daughter was told that …

crop checking 

“God gives us what we would have asked for if we knew everything He knows” this is my Dad’s text …

July in Camrose

my google search this morning was ‘top things to do in Camrose, Alberta’…  the number one thing was ‘get in …

the farmer’s grandma

the farmer’s Grandma passed away at age 83…  she was the matriarch of a family that consists of her amazing …

caught with your pants down

  it all begins at a school playground… not a school my children attend but in another town… my sons …

hopefully a late bloomer

the empathy I have for my parents is directly correlated to the amount of years under my belt as a …

run Catherine run 

  “It is not the critic that counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or …