Day 30 of 30 Days of Thanks

Today I am thanking each of you for following me and supporting me on this blogging journey. I wasn’t sure I could handle this but knew I needed to do something like this 30 Days of Thanks to really help me get into this blogging thing! From now on you can be on the lookout …

Day 29 of 30 Days of Thanks

We are down to the wire and I am trying to fit in everything I had on my list of 30 Days of Thanks when I started the month out. I didn’t follow the list to a T so therefore I didn’t get around to some things and switched things up a bit. But I …

Day 28 of 30 Days of Thanks

After spending the day celebrating my youngest nephews first birthday I have another thanks that some might think is silly. I am thankful for all the memories that I save via my digital camera. phone camera and love of photography. I know right now my brother-in-law is probably rolling his eyes. He doesn’t enjoy photos …

Day 27 of 30 Days of Thanks

Today I am thankful for fellow bloggers and this amazing community we have as AGvocates. Yesterday I was featured on Prairie Californian’s blog. I have been following Jenny for awhile now and love what she does as an AGvocate speaking up about Gluten, whole wheat and all the other jazz! There are other bloggers I follow …

Day 25 of 30 Days of Thanks

On this Thanksgiving Eve I am going to go ahead and say I am thankful for cookies… wait what?!?! Yes, I said that… I am thankful for cookies. As I type this I just finished baking and decorating over 6 dozen sugar cookies. And if I do say so myself I would say they look pretty …

Day 24 of 30 Days of Thanks

I am going to throw a curve ball and say thanks for smiles and laughter. Today was a trying day as we were looking at our finances late last night and this morning and realizing that as a dairy farmer we are just trying to stay afloat as milk prices have dwindled. I was also …

Day 23 of 30 Days of Thanks

After a long cold day I am thankful for the medicines and vaccines that we give to our animals to keep them healthy. Today as we welcomed three new heifer calves into our herd, we also were caring for a cow who developed pneumonia. We called the vet in to look at the cow and …

Day 22 of 30 Days of Thanks

Today we are thankful for these two wonderful Grandparents, Great-Grandparents and partners. It isn’t everyday that someone says their farming partners are their grandparents but ours were and still are with land and buildings. We thank these two individuals for their years of hard work on the farm and their continued support as we have transitioned into …

Day 21 of 30 Days of Thanks

Today I am thankful that for the land that we care for and the environment that we protect. As stewards of the land we work hard each day to preserve our land for the future and conserve resources. Some of the ways that we protect our land and waterways are through planting cover crops to prevent soil …