December 12, 2014

Is That My Photo In the Wall Street Journal?

Dear Friends, I know I’ve said this before, but “I love this time of year!” Not the weather, but all the meaning! We just did something over Thanksgiving we haven’t done in years. We took the kids and grandkids and went on a family trip. Ten days of communal living, staying together, playing together, eating […]

November 7, 2014

Caring…or Roosting

Dear Friends, What a difference a month makes!   We’ve had rain!  And we are so thankful.  A year makes a difference too, and our life has changed a lot since a year ago.  It was October 29th when Ralph Lauren launched their “Made in America” film, and you’d think things would be quiet by now.  […]

October 28, 2014

Fruits of Autumn

Dear Friends, Nature.  It’s beautiful, bountiful, honest, and at the same time unforgiving, sometimes harsh, and always outside our control.  Dan and I are in the car, heading toward Idaho and the Trailing of the Sheep Festival in Sun Valley.  Having gone over our last minute chore lists, packed and loaded, we now have the […]

September 14, 2014

American Made

Featured in Cowboys and Indians Magazine, October 2014. Click to read American Made.

Wild Turkey on Fence
September 8, 2014

Wild Turkeys

Dear Friends, Harvest season.  Those two words hold such power.  Do you ever wonder how the earth continues to provide so much?  I do.  When you stop to think about it, it’s really a miracle.  It’s September, and all around me is the evidence of nature’s bounty.  Wheat harvest just ended on the Imperial Stock […]

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