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The Traveling Pancakes and the Diary of Our Road Trip

Note: I started writing this post one month ago. Between planting season starting and shipping cattle adding to the mix, and a few other non-farm related details going on (I’ll mention those in my next post), things may have gotten a little jumbled—okay a little wild! Payroll proved how hard these guys work during our… Continue reading The Traveling Pancakes and the Diary of Our Road Trip

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Overnight Cinnamon Rolls and the Missing Workout DVD

Dear kids: Life’s been crazy the past few months, but we made it through three home appliances on the fritz (okay, the dishwasher is still on the fritz—Sears was certainly on Santa’s naughty list this holiday season!), some pretty stellar birthday parties (put on by yours truly), holiday baking marathons, multiple car repairs, advent activities,… Continue reading Overnight Cinnamon Rolls and the Missing Workout DVD

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Hash Brown Waffles (Make-Ahead and Reheat in the Oven)

  Ever find yourself feeling anxious the moment you have a free minute to yourself? You start thinking, “I know I’m forgetting something, but what is it?” That moment where you’d like to relax, but somehow know you’re not quite due to relax . . . Well, it’s been rare for me to even have… Continue reading Hash Brown Waffles (Make-Ahead and Reheat in the Oven)

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Rise & Shine: Breakfast Casserole for Shipping Out Cattle

We are currently shipping out cattle from our feedlot, and on these early mornings my kitchen smells divine. The combination of coffee brewing alongside the aroma of homegrown local sausage patties sizzling in my cast iron skillet is unbeatable. It almost makes me forget that I am up earlier than desired . . . almost.… Continue reading Rise & Shine: Breakfast Casserole for Shipping Out Cattle

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Snow Day Latte and Banana Walnut Bread

Last week, my daughter’s school had two snow days, or as we called them “ice days.” Ice is never as entertaining as snow, despite the fact that our front concrete pad turned into a skating rink. If my kids were slightly older, I might not fear them cracking their heads open while attempting to skate… Continue reading Snow Day Latte and Banana Walnut Bread