Being the mother of a son that chooses to NOT drink alcohol has been one of the toughest things for me as a mother. It makes my heart want to explode with pride one minute and it also rips my heart in half the very next minute. My 19-year-old son has made a very conscious … More My son doesn’t drink! Period!
Once again the farm is getting blanketed with the soft-white-fluffy-stuff. I have always thought snow made the world a beautiful place. Not that I like working in it all that much, but it sure changes the scenery. That is one of the best aspects of living here on a dairy farm. Every day I get … More It really is winter out there!
I made the boys stop combining and doing tillage work just long enough to take a photo. How I wish for this time of year again.
There’s an old saying in the dairy world – “Once you quit milking cows, you still get up at the same time you did when you milked.’ This must be true. It’s my Saturday morning off, and I was up at 5 a.m. I am not complaining. I had a boat load of things that … More Rise-n-shine
We all like to complain and we all like to brag. When it comes to living in the Winter Wonderland we call Minnesota, we like to do both excessively. Living and working on a dairy farm gives my double the capacity. We dairy farmers like to complain when it’s hot. We like to complain when … More Minnesota Winters on a Minnesota Dairy Farm