I can only imagine the needs of a farmers wife whose farmer farms hundreds or thousands of acres. I’m sure many are exhausted already this season. Why would a farmers wife be exhausted you ask? Here’s why:
Those are a few Farmer’s wife responsibilities off the top of my head and we are considered a small farm. I would venture to say big farms have a staff of people, but family farms rely on each other and everyone has responsibilities during planting season.
If you live/lived on a farm what were/are your planting season chores?
I shared with you in a previous post that we are currently bottle feeding a calf. One of our cows had twin bull calves and rejected one of them. Since none of the other cows adopted the calf we’ve made … Continue reading
It’s finally spring and it’s showing here on the farm! The plants are coming back to life, the weather is warmer, and the cows are having their babies. I love this time of year! When My Farmer comes in each … Continue reading
According to Gramps my 41st year began Monday! Yes, Monday was my 40th birthday and instead of getting depressed about it I’m going to embrace it. My Farmer always says as well that’s it’s just a number and what does … Continue reading
It’s evident that in order to be a Farmer is has to be in your blood. There isn’t a Farmer that I know that’s heart and passion isn’t in raising and growing food for others. Due to that heart and … Continue reading
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Ahh it’s spring sports season again despite the cold weather. Time to get our soccer balls out, practice, and enjoy watching some games. Normally I’m one of the parents shouting encouragement from the sideline, but this year I got the … Continue reading
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In March of 2013 we ventured out for a big Disney adventure with My Farmers family to The Disney Parks & aboard the Disney Dream cruise ship. The week was a roller coaster of emotions, but unfortunately the Disney Dream … Continue reading
I’ve learned over the years that men have friendly brand rivalries. It first cropped up after I met My Farmer and learned some of his buddies liked Chevy, others liked Dodge, but he was a Ford man. The same friendly … Continue reading
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