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At the farmer's market

In farm country, the farmer’s market is on the weekend a place to meet and exchange gossip and farming ideas. One also buys what isn’t grown on your place and usually you sell your product as well. 24 more words

Rural Life


Unless you’ve been living under a rock you’d know blogs have been around for years now and are tons of fun to read. They’ve also become quite popular in the recent past so like most of the worlds population I thought “Why not jump on board…again…for, like, the 5th time”. 619 more words

Milford, MI.

After 5,000 miles of wandering, we made it back to an origin point of sorts – Milford, MI.

It’s about 50 miles out of Detroit, a town remarkable only for having been perched on the edge of the Ohio River Valley, which meant a fairly significant elevation change – enough to allow water-powered mills to spring up and conduct commerce for the benefit of the surrounding area.   635 more words

Bentley Turbo R

Equestrian Style

Sometimes outfits have a funny way of coming together, much like this one. I certainly didn’t plan to look like an English Rider yesterday morning. Ooops, but also awesome! 221 more words


Southern Nights, Sweet Friends

My “thankful” from this past weekend is wrapped up in the mildness of Southern, summer nights and sweet friends.

On Sunday, I met a friend I had not seen in awhile in picturesque…

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Small Towns

Siouxland bicycling in Le Mars

I used to be a runner. No marathons, nothing to prove to anyone, I just liked to run. Until the day my knees told me no more and my doctor said my meniscus was wearing out. 505 more words

Life In Siouxland

I'm a Smarmy Ass?

The political climate in my little town is pretty much the same as it is anywhere. Our board is populated by a tight-knit group of guys who don’t care for their way of doing things to be challenged. 492 more words