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  • Farm Life, Food

    Pear Sour Cream Cake

    Fall has arrived which means things are about to become quite busy around here. Fall is my favorite time of year because: grain harvest. Grain harvest means family time, quiet tractor time…

  • Farm Life

    How To Excel As A Grain Cart Driver

    Check out these foolproof tips on how to execute your role as “Grain Cart Driver Extraordinaire”. Number 9 on this list is especially helpful but will require a trip to the bank…

  • Food & Swine

    Top Secret Kettle Corn

    Sweet and salty Kettle Corn is our family’s number one, favorite snack.  My husband grew up eating lots of popcorn and he’s passed down his love for it to the kids.  A couple…

  • Food & Swine

    Harvest 2014

    Plain and simple, here are some snapshots of harvest so far this year.  It has been damp recently so we haven’t been able to get out to the field and harvest the crops… but…

  • Food & Swine

    Tractor Trail Mix

    If you are a member of my family or have ever ridden along during harvest, you know about Tractor Trail Mix.  I’m not usually one to post recipes that are THIS STINKIN’…

  • Food & Swine

    Mini Corn Muffins & Harvest

    We’re celebrating the upcoming fall harvest today in our house.  Corn Muffin Thumbprints are delicious little bites of heaven, with delicate pieces of fresh corn studding each muffin. They are baked, cooled and…