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
Me: “Trevor, see all this dirt and wind? This is baaaaaad news for farmers.” T: “Well, God can stop the wind with his sword.” Me: “You’re right, he just has to tell it to stop. But sometimes, he uses the wind to make us stronger. He’s here with us, even when it’s windy.” T: “Yep, … More Building Windurance
Thanks to my friend Fabi for the Claire GIF!
This morning when Matt got up he said he was going to try to “beat the wind” to get some things done outside. But we both know full well, there is no beating the wind here; the wind beats you. Every time. We are enduring the Dust Bowl of this century, trying to farm, ranch, … More Dear Ken Burns, THIS is the Dust Bowl