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Seven Years

February 7, 2016. Today marks seven years of marriage for us. It makes me feel both older than I am and very young in the bigger picture of things! 270 more words

Minnesota Farm

The Calf Barn

Winter is rolling right along, and we’ve almost made it through the generally cold and unforgiving month of January.

Truth? January hasn’t been that bad this year. 542 more words

Baby Calf Care

Much Anticipated Twins

Yesterday morning we had a new set of twins born on the farm. December can often be a cold beast, but lately the temperatures are hovering right around 32 degrees which makes for nice winter calving weather. 409 more words


We Are Blanketed in White 

Happy December to all!

In typical fashion I continue to chronicle the weather here at Cow Spots and Tales. We woke up to green on November 30th, but by nighttime the ground was completely white. 104 more words

This And That

Thanksgiving Fare

Happy Thanksgiving all!

I expect you are busy preparing to make and/or eat some delicious things in the upcoming days. I also sincerely hope the busyness of preparations, travel, cooking, or guests aren’t stopping you from reflecting on the positive and what you are thankful for this season. 590 more words

Cooking And Foods

November Running and Rain

We’ve had several solid days of drizzle and rain here, and I heard on the radio we are already getting close to the wettest Novembers on record. 355 more words


The Blog Cow and Baby Number Three

It has been a beautiful start to November. We’ve got most of the normal autumn warmth of September, and I’m choosing to believe winter is still a ways in the distance. 280 more words