It's taken me 3 months, but I think I'm ready to write about it. I’m not going to promise I won’t shed a tear or two as I write, but here it goes. New Year Eve was a coooold day. Like, in the single digits cold. And it had been for days. I had planned… Continue reading Alvin.
I was fortunate enough to get back to my homeland and spend an early Thanksgiving weekend with my amazing family. MyFarmer didn't get to go with me because we are STILL trying to get all the soybeans out of the field, but that's just part of being farmers. Sometimes you miss out. While the weekend… Continue reading An Armadillo Thanksgiving
You know how they say that humans go "back to diapers" in their old age? It's so true! (Some) old people go back to having the mind of a toddler. Well, Mr. Theodore Bearhug, my resident geriatric horse, has 100% proven to me that he has decided to go back to his toddler ways. The… Continue reading Senile Horses
I don't know where I heard it, probably in some ridiculous Lifetime movie my mom forced us to watch, but for some reason it has always stuck with me: Life is just a series of firsts. First breath, first tooth, first day of school, first day of college, first love, first day of your first… Continue reading An Awful First
Week 4 of 2017 did not disappoint! We are now counting down the weeks until we get started planting corn! Everyone gets pretty stir-crazy this time of year. Oh and 11 weeks give or take until Delilah calves. Not that I'm counting... Laney