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Happy Cows!

You know how you feel when it seems like life is just treating you right and everything is going your way? Well I think that’s how our cows feel when we leave them out on the pasture in the Spring!  … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day!

What a great Mother’s Day I had!  From phone calls from the kids, to getting gifts and visits – I mean how can it be any better? I must admit that in the past it almost seemed like just another … Continue reading

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Always an adventure!

Now when you normally go to the dentist it’s a pretty routine trip. I mean you go there, wait which seems for hours and hours, and then finally get in to the ‘chair’ right?  Then you count the minutes that … Continue reading

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Getting ready for some rock picking

With the promise of warmer weather has Daryl thinking of all the rock that needs to be picked out in the fields. Yup, unfortunately this is one of the things that happens every spring in our area of Iowa.  Now … Continue reading

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Field work begins!

We finally are out of the snow season (Thank Goodness!) and the weather has been really nice lately. And with good spring weather, that usually means that the field work will be in full swing soon!  So with having to … Continue reading

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Farm Animals

Now there are a lot of animals that you could find on the farm, but if you’re in our neighborhood and close to our farm – well it’s a pretty good chance that you are going to hear our peacocks … Continue reading

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35 Years!

Happy Anniversary to us! 35 years! WOW right? I thought you were supposed to be old or something when you say that you’ve been married for that long? Well I sure am not thinking that I could be that old … Continue reading

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Spring clothes

With Iowa weather one day it’s snowing and the next day we’ve got sunshine. Now being that it’s going on to May – I SO much approve of the sunshine over the snow! Just like the greenhouse taking a hit … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday !

April is always a big month for us – everyone starts to get spring fever, the weather (hopefully) will start to warm up, and of course it’s Daryl’s birthday month!  So one of the things that we haven’t done so … Continue reading

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With all the conversations about having possibly 3 Greenhouses built in our town, it’s got me thinking about William’s greenhouse in our own backyard. And because we’ve been in some typhoon path with all the wind lately, the greenhouse has … Continue reading

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