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Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day. — Winnie the Pooh

That day is today. I love kayaking. I love being in the water watching the wildlife listening to the running river with fresh air. But more importantly I cherish our waterways for what they provide for our farm: the tools to grow our crops….

Crafty… a little late

This post was something I meant to do a while ago…but better late than never. I try to be crafty when I can. It gives my mind a break from the daily grind of the university and the farm. So when Harlie started cribbing…

My Kids

I always said I didn’t need kids of my own because I had amazing ones I work with everyday at work. At the end of each school year I am reminded why I love my job so much. Getting to see my “kids” succeed…

Harlie’s First Birthday

We recently hosted Harlie’s first birthday party. As my friends have said…it was a pintrest party. I really wanted to have fun with the day and be creative. We had a turquoise and red theme. Beyond our fun favors, I made confetti chocolate popcorn,…

Farm Wife

Growing up my mom wasn’t the typical “farm wife” and my dad wasn’t the typical farmer. They are both well educated and they came into farming in their 30s after falling in love with sheep. We had over 100 acres and even more sheep…

Starting Over

In our world of constant communication I wonder some days if I’m “connected” enough. I like to think of myself as a “techie” as I tend to be an innovator when it comes to new technology. I used many social media tools long before…