elk and bean sloppy joes with crispy sweet potato fries

“life is unpredictable,  It changes with the seasons, Even your coldest winter, Happens for the best of reasons,  And though it feels eternal,  Like all you’ll ever do is freeze, I promise spring is coming, And with it, brand new leaves.” -e.h. winter on the farm is dark and lonely…  but in a way that […]

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seeding meal #2 

  lesson learned…  when you see something on Pintrest or Facebook that looks amazing but doesn’t come with a detailed recipe… keep looking… unless you enjoy wasting your time… the salad was fine…  basically just added what I had in the fridge to make a carrot salad and the reviews from the 12 and 14 […]

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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 canola… and we aren’t in Austin… yes, Austin… if you have been anywhere near me lately you have heard me complain… and then I complained on Facebook today just to really make sure I didn’t […]

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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…  he literally eats everything else imaginable – just not mayonnaise…  it did not affect my farmer husband the same way…  this was not his first time contracting food poisoning from potato salad and I’m going […]

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