Monthly Archives: January 2019

It’s still frigid, but we’re still plugging along

For instance, last night it was -40° F and yesterday, our high was -24° F. Hey, it keeps northern Minnesota under-populated …...

Whew, even we are getting pretty tired of sub-zero temperatures

For the last two weeks, we've been confronted by a period of really cold weather. For instance, on Friday, our high was...

We saw -40 degrees Saturday night

Even though it was cold, we did just fine. On Saturday, with temperatures "warmed up" to -10, we drove down to Bill...

Today the sun is shining

Who cares if it is -16 out? Not us, after all it's mid-January in northern Minnesota. Besides, we've got plenty to do...

I’ve been busy rendering and canning lard

We're so thankful to have received a big box of pork fat to render down. I'll admit I'm doing it the "lazy"...