Buggy for Sale

Amish communities in Missouri sell their goods at various auctions and sales, and at the latest auction they also were selling buggies.

Riding Monday Creek

ATVs are perfect for farm and fun. After a long week of work, take your ATV off-road to a National Forest near you!

Our Homespun Christmas Tree

This year, take a moment and make up a Christmas ornament or two for your loved ones. It doesn’t have to be perfect, just made with love.

Christmas Lights

Looking at neighborhood Christmas lights was the highlight of the season.

Perfect Fried Chicken

A local restaurant's recipe from the Depression created the best fried chicken anywhere.

Baking Homemade Rolls for the Holidays

When our family gets together, I am always asked to make our mom’s homemade rolls. These rolls are so easy and so delicious, especially hot out of the oven. Now that I am sharing our family recipe, you have no excuse not to make them yourself.

Gramma Learns a Lesson

Gramma tells a story about a mistake she made and what she learned from it.

Homemade Ice Cream Cake

A memory of longing for an ice cream cake as a child pushed me to finally try to make one, with much success!

May Day

May Day, lilacs are in bloom, strawberries and asparagus.

Happy Earth Day

There are many common sense ways to be kind to the planet (and the wallet), but here are a few other simple ideas.

Homemade Christmas Gifts From the Farm

In times of plenty or want, a homemade gift given with love warms the heart of the recipient. This Christmas, an easy-to-make, yet unusual “gift-in-a-jar” will find its way to our family and friends.

A Holiday Pie

We have an unusual holiday dessert tradition.

Free Is Always Good

Some of the varieties of free fruits available for the taking. All it takes is a little time, a little work, and some scouting of the area for what grows in your neck of the woods.

Curious Comfort

A paragraph or two on what different people consider comfort foods.