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Wishy Washy Winter

I see I last wrote on “Blizzard Eve,” and come it did. As predicted the rain turned to sleet, the sleet turned to snow, and the snow turned into a swirling blizzard. 401 more words

Baby Calf Care

Blizzard Eve

November has been simply delicious this year. Warm mellow days followed by cool nights and flowers that are still blooming. Is this really Minnesota?

Tonight is our reality check. 272 more words

Baby Calf Care

Pictures and a Winner!

It’s been a busy stretch at the farm and at home, so I appogize for not announcing the cow socks winner sooner. I’m sure you’ve all been on the edge of your seats. 149 more words


Life is BeautifulĀ 

I think I might be running slower now than I did with my 8 month pregnant belly. I say 8 months because I delivered a few weeks early, and I think my last run was almost a week before he was born. 412 more words

Minnesota Farm

8 weeks inĀ 

We are settling in. The new normal of being parents is actually starting to feel normal, and it’s pretty great.

Unfortunately my ability to write coherently –or write anything– about all these happy changes and moments seems to be nill. 589 more words


Vernal Equinox and Holy Week

Spring officially sprung today, and I was struck by the irony of my view the past two mornings. We had a few inches of snow Friday night, and we woke up to a white world on Saturday. 134 more words

This And That

Spring Days

All indications are pointing to an early spring this year. Normally I try not to assume a lot in March – because March can definitely be a month of blizzards – but it’s been mild enough for several weeks to melt every speck of snow and take most of the frost out of the ground. 312 more words