We had a very nice “second” Christmas

Ava got up before daylight and made each of us two beautiful drawings! Even though we had a good foot of snow, Bill and his family, Javid, David,...

We had a Merry Christmas

And now a major storm is bearing down on us. So far we've had a relatively mild winter for Northern Minnesota, but that's due to change tonight. They're forecasting from 12 to...

Merry Christmas to all

Our driveway looks like you are driving through a Christmas card. It's Christmas Eve here and it's so busy at this time of the year. Right now I've...

I don’t know what it is about cold weather — it makes me want...

Not only am I canning up more beef and tomorrow the two "extra" turkeys in our freezer but I'm digging into my recipe book and baking some good whole wheat bread and my Half-time...

It’s still snowing

Yep, winter is definitely here. We've been experiencing sub-zero temperatures at night with daytime highs in the teens and low twenties. We are glad in a way because soon Will can go over to...