Over the winter, during an unexpected first trimester of pregnancy, while raising three kids, wheat, and a bunch of cattle on the prairie, far far away from our homeland, Matt decided that our time in Sedan was up. It took me a few weeks to come around to the idea of leaving, because I’m a … More Took A Long Time To Get Back Here
This is not a drill. Let me go ahead and answer your questions. SURPRISE! for all involved. We do not know how this happens. We do not own a television. We are not finding out the gender in advance. Trevor says if it’s a girl he’ll scream. (It’s a girl for sure!) Claire has … More Life, unexpected.
Yesterday, Claire turned three years old! A milestone of equal significance is that we have now lived on this farm three years and two days. We’ve owned the farm longer than that, but our year of Matt being a commuting farmer with a pregnant working wife two hours away didn’t go so well. So allow me … More Three Years is a Long Fast Time
You’re not going to believe it, but one of our favorite words of 2014 was banished from 2015. According to the recommendations made here, bae was no longer an acceptable term, as of a year ago, which is just now news to me because of my geographical disadvantage. Along with a full list of other words … More Fresh List, Vol IV