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I have to tell you about one of my projects.
I've been wanting to tackle this for a decade, it seems. But life tends to get in the way of good intentions, doesn't it?
My county has a great history. I think most do, but ours is a true wild west legacy. For many years, Lincoln County, Idaho was the end of the rail line, home of the coldest beer in the west and filled with the stories that only a town populated by miners, railroad men and ranchers can tell. I've lived here…Continue
I’m once again on a mission.
Those of you who know me or read my work know this is not a surprise.
I’m always up to something.
This time my crusade is about you.
The normal people in the world.
Those of us who are doing the best we can to care for our families, our farms and the people and places about which we deeply care.
All too often, though, we take care of anyone and everything other than the one person we need to take care of…Continue
Corn harvest started here this week. That means long days and short nights around here for a month or better.
Harvest is my favorite time of year. I like it more than New Years for that feeling of renewal and new beginnings. However, it does present a few challenges. For me, I become a single parent as my husband is in a corn chopper sun-up to sundown. I don’t mind a bit, but keeping the household running at it’s typical efficiency – which occasionally hits moderate success, but…Continue
Yay! It’s almost Independence Day!
It’s one of my favorite holidays.
No, I take that back. It’s totally my favorite holiday.
Obviously, I’m a proud American and embrace the tradition of celebrating our history. But, it’s also about my own family traditions.
When I was in grade school and on into junior high, my cousins and my siblings would come in from all over the West to visit my grandmother. In my…Continue