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Month: November 2018

Gifts for every farm girl

It’s here, it’s here! December. The month of giving. The time where you ask your farm girl what she wants and there is a good chance she tells you ‘nothing’.  She doesn’t mean nothing — she means, money is a concern and asking for a gift makes her feel a bit selfish. So, here it is! My list of what EVERY farm girl needs this Christmas, just take your pick — what kind of farm girl is she?   As an Amazon affiliate I may earn a commission from qualifying purchases made through product links provided in this post. {Clicking…

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The BEST barn books – fall 2018

Chores have taken a turn; I’m doing more on the farm from the tractor seat and by myself; working dirt and hauling manure, milking cows and feeding heifers. I love it – but what I’ve found I love more is listening to my books on audio while I do my chores! I have always enjoyed reading, but then the job and babies took priority and finding time to sit and fall into the latest novel just didn’t happen… until I tried my first book on audio, and then I was hooked. I want to share my current 5 favorites with…

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Building this farm, growing my dream – Part 3

“There will always be something standing in your way, what matters is how badly you want to push through”, my husband My biggest fear is failure, I’ve never chased any dream because I don’t want to fail. I guess we all have a slightly different definition of what failure means, but I’ve always thought hearing the word ‘NO’ was a fast pass to a dream crushing end. Surprise, I’m still here. Feeling ALL the feels and crying my heart out because as painful as I knew hearing  D E N I E D  would feel — I didn’t expect the…

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The most delicious CHEESE ball

Are you looking for something dairy delicious? Something easy to put together for your next holiday party? This is the most delicious cheese ball and my favorite part is it packs in THREE dairy ingredients. As an Amazon affiliate I may earn a commission from qualifying purchases made through product links provided in this post. Cheeseball ingredients 1 tsp Dill Weed 1 1/2 packs Cream Cheese 1 Hidden Valley Ranch packet 12 oz Cottage Cheese 1/2 lb Ham, thinly sliced, ripped pieces Green Onions (as desired) 2 cups Shredded Cheddar   How to make a cheese ball Mix the ingredients…

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Why you can’t stop

I don’t know you personally and I haven’t heard your struggles but I will tell you that you can’t stop now. You’re tired – whose not? You don’t know your next move – many of us don’t. You haven’t found the balance between kids, spouse, and work – girl, there is no balance. I don’t know you personally, but I know feeling tired. The kind of tired where you want to put your feet up and say an “eff” to the obligations and responsibilities of your day. The kind of tired where you’re a broken record and even YOU are…

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