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    Dessert, Snack

    Piglets & Easy Monster Bars

    There’s no doubt that a quick and easy bar recipes are tops on the list of my followers. Consistently, recipes like my sister’s Dutch Letter Bars make their way to the top of my ‘most loved’…

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    Cherry Red Raspberry Cheesecake

    If you know me, I love a ‘fussy dessert’ that is relatively low maintenance. Cheesecake is THAT dessert in my book. Sure, are there a few steps involved in this creamy, delicious dessert? Yes. However, with…

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    Food & Swine

    Boar-ing… wait, he’s OUT!

    Sometimes animals get out… the ones you least expect and at the most inopportune times of course.  As if it wasn’t interesting enough when the bulls got loose, now this escape artist…

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    Food & Swine

    weanin’ and smokin’

    Today we weaned 2/3 litters of our little pigs off of Oink and Cinnamon.  It is certainly time to do that and it was fairly easy. The two big ladies were excited to…

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    Food & Swine

    good girl diamond

    Much to our surprise and delight this morning upon early chores it was discovered that Diamond had pigged.  She is the York gilt we kept (a few litters back) out of our beloved…

  • Sassya
    Food & Swine

    Little Snuggly Pigs

    We made a quick trip to the barn to see the little pigs tonight.  I can’t believe how big they are getting.  Cinnamon’s little red pigs are really big and thick with…

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    Food & Swine

    puppy dogs

    I’ll have to admit to you all… I’m smitten with these little Duroc piglets.  Oh my goodness.  If they aren’t the cutest little pigs I’ve ever seen.  They are sweet as sugar…

  • Cinnamon1
    Food & Swine

    sweet babies

    My husband took the kids to the barn tonight to check in on Oink’s new litter and see how big Cinnamon’s pigs have gotten as well. The three of them couldn’t have…