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What is the "Right" Size?

What is the perfect size for a farm?

I wonder what you think, especially if you aren’t a farmer. Are specific characteristics important, or is it just a matter of stats like number of acres or animals? 434 more words


One Quick Trip

This afternoon I looked out over a partly sunny fifteen degree day. I had a hard time reconciling the fact that this was supposed to be the warmest day of the week. 432 more words


Minnesota Gold Finch~~ from the Wood Farm Crab Apple Tree~~

Wonderful memories of sitting with Grandma & Grandpa looking out the picture window at the tiny beautiful flitty gold finches…. I will never forget this wonderful time~~~



I often dream about visible grass and sun that’s actual warm in January, but it’s rare those dreams become real.

Since we returned from vacation last weekend we have had the most balmy January week I can ever recall. 374 more words



Yesterday as I noticed the setting sun I thought about what it signified. The last rays of light were fast disappearing from the old year, and the next sunrise would bring the new. 88 more words

This And That

Roasting A Christmas Goose

Well, geese would be more accurate because there were two.

A few days before Christmas, JR and I decided it was finally time for the birds to go. 487 more words

Minnesota Farm

Waiting in December

Children wait for Christmas with an almost unprecedented eagerness. The promise of a huge meal, cookies, candy, and – most of all – gifts means one of the best days of the year. 366 more words