10/6/2016 11:52:00 AM
A trip to a neighbor's reveals a family business and some big surprises about raisins.
9/21/2015 8:59:00 AM
Gelatin salads aren't as much of a joke as some people think they are.
7/7/2015 12:32:00 PM
Unlike most tractor shows that I go to, the Red Power Round Up is an International Harvester only show.
6/18/2015 12:37:00 PM
A family leaves a fast-paced life behind to slow things down on a small farm.
5/14/2015 11:57:00 AM
Why we have chosen the Dexter to be our family cow.
4/28/2015 11:28:00 AM
My adopted 'grandmother' who came with the family when I married was one of the sweetest people I have ever known - and taught me valuable skills to boot!
4/22/2015 12:24:00 PM
Planning summer trips.
4/14/2015 12:39:00 PM
When our children and grandchildren visited us, we had so much fun, we smiled for days afterward.
3/12/2015 10:15:00 AM
You never realize how much you already know about the self-sustaining lifestyle - until you start doing it on your own!
12/19/2014 4:23:00 PM
Chef Elizabeth prepares for Christmas on the farm with family.
10/3/2014 12:34:00 PM
A delicious quick and easy recipe for pancakes.
6/27/2014 8:34:00 AM
Summer is the time for outdoor celebrations and family gatherings. The simplest ones can be the most fun!
4/18/2014 2:22:00 PM
A family tradition making Hot Cross Buns.
1/20/2014 10:15:00 AM
Lori learned to oven can her dry goods to keep them safe from mice this winter, and in the process linked a young man with his great-grandfather.
12/10/2013 9:28:00 AM
A celebration of family for Thanksgiving.
11/26/2013 12:56:00 PM
A short photo list of what I am thankful for.
11/20/2013 3:29:00 PM
Fall Honey Harvest
11/11/2013 3:30:00 PM
Country life isn't always easy, but it has great rewards. Hard work brings a deep sense of peace and contentment.
10/9/2013 5:02:00 PM
What happened to the crafts of the past?
8/29/2013 9:34:00 AM
My mother's lessons in the garden, and my eventual understanding of the soul that is in gardening.
3/19/2012 8:24:00 AM
The Raptor Research Project has followed a pair of Eagles near Decorah, Iowa, for many years. The first of three eaglets is expected to hatch between March 23 and 25. Our family is fascinated watching this bit of nature we couldn't otherwise see.