One Dead in Car vs. Skid Loader Crash

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Mo. (KMOX) – A crash involving a car and a skid loader killed one driver and critically-injured another.

The Missouri Highway Patrol says it happened just before eight, Friday night, on Highway 21 at Sampson Road in Washington County. 83 more words


Family Bonding

This afternoon we headed out for a little extra family bonding before chores.

Our wood supply is getting on the low side, so we took the tractor and dump wagon and skid loader and chain saw out to get some wood cut up. 82 more words


Morning Glory

The stars were crystal clear and close enough to touch this morning as we headed out for chores. I made it just outside the door when I stopped, looked up and marveled at how big and close the stars seemed to be. 411 more words

Mittens... Serious Business Round Here

If you asked me what I can’t live without these days, I wouldn’t answer the way I used to. There are just certain thingsĀ that are a “must” now that I’m a farm girl. 344 more words

The snow is falling...

Today is the day I probably should have taken down my Christmas Tree, decorations, cards, and my cute little lighted village.

But… (in true procrastination fashion) I chose instead to start my new little adventure! 283 more words

Helping Hands

We are feeling a new level of satisfaction today, after an afternoon of long sought progress yesterday. Sure, it was Sunday, but our fence contractor showed up and made quick work of removing the old section of fence on the south side of our hay-field. 396 more words