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Why are the pioneers turning over in their graves?

We all see glimpses of it every day, and it’s become more and more frequent these past few years. You know what I’m talking about – the tiny house movement, the homesteaders, the people just wanting to live a simpler, more basic life. 174 more words


Fancy Lacy Insight: Beyond The Genesis

Hello lovelies,

Let’s go back to where it all began.

Five years ago, I wanted to start blogging. Surprisingly, every day I found excuses to convince myself not to do so.  216 more words


Sunday Column: Haunted

Another Halloween has come and gone and, although I this year didn’t find me traipsing around to parties dressed as my favorite farm animal, it did get me thinking, for some reason, about the origin of this all. 869 more words

North Dakota

SASK DIARIES: Your Summer Checklist

There is so much I love about summer in Saskatchewan, but here are my favorites.

CINEMA UNDER THE STARS: Five Wednesday nights during the summer, catch an old flick in Victoria Park! 292 more words


Farming on the Kansas Prairie is Hard Work in the 1880's

I have heard tall tales in my life. Many of which involve the big fish that got away. But for those farmers out there, I think the following article tops them all. 206 more words


Holy Moly! Where Has the Time Gone?

It’s been three months since I’ve blogged. I am partly ashamed and partly surprised. I can’t believe it has been that long and at the same time I can’t believe I have neglected this little corner of my world so badly. 740 more words

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