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The Boys by Gaye Hoots

Growing up on a farm was an experience I really appreciated. Each day a new animal was born, a new crop planted, or a new type of machinery introduced. 805 more words


Let there be Light

I will never forget the day when we got light switches installed in our little cabin. We had been using kerosene lanterns to light our dark nights with. 367 more words


Don't Let Those Leftovers Go to Waste...Freeze Them!

Is your refrigerator like mine after Christmas each year? If so, it’s overflowing with dish after dish of delicious leftovers. However, if your family is like mine they are also tired of leftovers, even if they are delicious. 749 more words

Clean Eating

Counting My Blessings...

There is one thing that is certain…life is uncertain. Every day is filled with surprises, some are welcomed while others are not. But through the years I have learned to take life one day at a time. 672 more words

Farm Living

Jerry Wilson's Memoires

PRIMARY SCHOOL in the 1930’s
Written by Jerry Wilson

School days, school days, good old fashion rule days, reading, writing, and arithmetic was taught to the tune of a hickory stick. 4,094 more words

First Snow and First Eggs

We awoke today to the first measurable snow of the season, about 1/2 inch of wet accumulation.  The white won’t last long.  The next few days will have temperatures in the 40sF with rain.   301 more words

Cultivated Plants


I was a farm kid in the early years, and some events were comical I thought. This one is one of those episodes. My grandmother was quite religious but granddad, not so much. 869 more words