Today our high is -5

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We've definitely been having some cold weather lately. At night, the lows have regularly been -30° F with the highs still below zero. The house creaks and cracks as the logs contract with the...

We’re so thrilled with our warmer weather

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After two weeks of sub-zero highs, we're dancing around in the sunlight, with temperatures melting the snow off our roofs and making our chickens sing. Will went over and paid for his new bulldozer...

The Arctic Vortex is about to hit us

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For two days now we've been preparing for the icy cold that's forecast to drift down upon us from Canada. Will hauled extra round bales for the horses and cattle, square bales for the...

Will and I got our first COVID vaccination this morning.

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After seeing all those long lines of cars and people camped out in longer lines, hoping to be chosen to receive the COVID vaccination, we were sure grateful to easily receive our vaccinations, without...

Watch out; there’s a canning lid shortage!

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My friend, Dara, called me the other day saying she had been in the stores and there were no canning jar lids. I asked her what stores she'd checked in and, as I was...