Farmgirl School

"It is no bad thing to celebrate a simple life." -Tolkien

It is amazing how media coverage can make folks paranoid.  The news about Beneful killing dogs made me very nervous.  We usually feed an equally crappy dog food because it is the only one that doesn’t give Bumble gas.  But one bag ago Doug accidentally brought home Beneful.  Rather than drive back into town we …

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When I was growing up Autumn was a time for a new pair of shoes and back to school.  For getting excited about holidays and playing in the leaves.  Each season was really no different than another.  Once we became homesteaders there are marked differences in the seasons that we have to respect.  For instance in …

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