Just Another Day on the Farm: Moving a 12’x12′ Chicken Coop with an F-250

When people sarcastically ask me why I drive such a big truck I usually think one thing but answer with another. I want to say “Does it matter why I drive a big truck?” What I actually say, “Because my husband and I have a farm and sometimes big things need to be moved.” Now … More Just Another Day on the Farm: Moving a 12’x12′ Chicken Coop with an F-250

I am a College Grad that will NOT be Pushing College onto my Children

Okay so I guess I am a walking oxymoron. I am a college graduate, tutor kids for the ACT/SAT, but I no longer believe it is necessary to go to college to succeed. Don’t get me wrong if you want to be a doctor, veterinarian, lawyer (or any job that REQUIRES extensive specific education) college … More I am a College Grad that will NOT be Pushing College onto my Children

Set Backs are God’s Way of Hitting Pause on Your Plans…

I am a bit of a traditionalist in that I usually write my blog posts down on paper first and then copy them onto here. I have several notebooks that I keep scattered around my house, truck and purse for those spur of the moment brilliant writing moments. (At least I’d like to think they … More Set Backs are God’s Way of Hitting Pause on Your Plans…

Drought Doesn’t Stress this Farmer Out. Here’s Why…

Rain takes on a whole new meaning when you are a farmer. Too little rain and your animals and crops suffer. Too much rain and the same can happen. Conventional agriculture can have a love/hate relationship with rain. Good thing we are not in the conventional agriculture business. In Regenerative Agriculture, you live in a … More Drought Doesn’t Stress this Farmer Out. Here’s Why…

When my Oldest Daughter Answered a Question with “I have no idea” I was Surprised and Proud.

This is my oldest daughter, Aubrey. Between her height and ability to clearly and vividly express herself, most people think she is 6 years old. She just turned 4. I have had people question me when I say she just turned 4. Really people… I gave birth to her. I think I know her age. … More When my Oldest Daughter Answered a Question with “I have no idea” I was Surprised and Proud.