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Entries from March 31st, 2011

Clinging to Fall with all my might

March 31st, 2011 · No Comments · Cooking, Recipes

I don’t enjoy “Teaser Spring”.  Spring means that it’s 60-70 degrees out and basically pretty much nicer weather.  One may need a jacket in the morning but if doing chores or the afternoon sun shines, well then it’s short sleeves all the way.  So for the past few weeks everyone’s been talking about Spring and […]

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Have you heard about Necktize?

March 28th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

Some years ago my mom and her twin sister started making crafty stuff – indian dreamcatchers, native american dolls, beaded bracelets, all kinds of stuff.  These two look-alikes would load up their vehicles and travel around Kansas and Oklahoma to set up booths at powwows and craft shows and they would come home loaded with […]

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Aunt Sue’s Pound Cake

March 25th, 2011 · 4 Comments · Recipes

Folks I’ve got to tell you that my little world has been absolutely ROCKED in the past few months, and that’s saying a LOT! LOL  Between my mama (stepmom Lydia) teaching me some authentic mexican dishes, buying Amazon OUT of used Gooseberry Patch cookbooks, and Christy Jordan – well my life of cooking in kitchen […]

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Oh my

March 23rd, 2011 · 2 Comments · Horses

Looks like someone’s put on a bit of winter weight.  

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Peanut Butter Cake

March 22nd, 2011 · 2 Comments · Recipes

Let me tell you a story.  Way back in like 1996 I delivered my first child and became a stay at home mom.  Let me clarify, a stay at home mom working with a VERY tight-so-tight-it’s-painful grocery budget.  I knew that in order for this arrangement to work I was going to have to learn […]

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Thank you farmer-who-works-the-pasture-to-the-North

March 20th, 2011 · No Comments · Life on the farm

Some farmers own the land they work and some get paid to work a piece of land while others get a “crop share” as their payment.  We’re lucky to be surrounded on the sides bordering our little farm by some kind and hard-working farmers in whatever their capacity.  These farmers have been patient with me […]

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For Rhonda

March 18th, 2011 · No Comments · Cows, Life on the farm

I have this friend in California and she lives in the city.  She’s a city girl.  I love torturing her by describing the activities here on the farm and I especially love talking about how I am knee deep in shit every day because there’s just nothing better for Rhonda than to have a good […]

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Pumpkin Sheet Cake

March 16th, 2011 · No Comments · Cooking

I’ve always loved to bake and while I’m no expert, sometimes a recipe is just so freaking simple that it turns out fantastic and my family worships me.  Ok, that last part was in a dream but it came sorta true this winter when I came across this post from Tina at Mommy’s Kitchen and […]

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