Spring has sprung

After such a long winter, spring has finally arrived. Our temperatures have been between 35-45° F during the day, but going down to freezing or below at night. This is lucky, as...

Warm weather didn’t cure all ills

Our cold snap has snapped. Wonderful! With temperatures in the low 40's above zero, we were happy campers. Then on my way to the eye doctor for an exam, we made the...

I just got back from having a great visit

I haven't seen my step-daughters, Randie and Tricia, for several years, or my granddaughter and her kids either. So when I learned Randie was flying in from Boston to visit her daughter...

The peppers are coming up

After only five days, our peppers are popping up. Literally — they just show their "backs," then up they pop. Yesterday I took some out of the plastic so the humidity wouldn't...

Our last winter calf has been born

Isn't he cute? After weeks of waiting on this and that heifer to have their calves, our last one, Lady, had hers. Of course it was -21° F...