Our Inner Voice

“Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown your our inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.  They somehow already know what you truly want to become.” ~ Steve Jobs Easter Blessings to each of you. Linking up at Weekly Top Shot #131 with Madge at The View From Right Here


Keeping It Simple

Today I’m going to let the pictures do most of the speaking. Enjoy!   Rosie likes to go fencing with us. As you can see, she also likes mud! Molly stopped wiggling for a split second. Not the best picture, but one to let you know she is alive and well. My hard working egg layers and kitchen scrap eaters. … Continue reading


Calving Season Routine

Life continues to be busy on the ranch. Last week we did a little cattle switching. We got the number of pairs we need for one of our summer pasture groups and started a second group. The bulls got moved to the west pasture and the yearlings to the bull pasture. The cows keep calving heavy. We’ve been getting 12-17 … Continue reading


Every Lesson Is A Gift

We will never live a trouble or pain free life but with each event, each heartbreak, each disaster that you live through will make you stronger, wiser more able to bear the difficulties of life and hopefully realize that these things are not sent to test us but rather to teach us and all we have to do is live … Continue reading


Post Storm Thoughts

On my Journal of a Spring Blizzard post, I mentioned that I had a few post storm thoughts … 1. Teamwork: work done by several people with each doing a part to contribute to the efficiency of the whole. Calving during inclimate weather is one of the most stressful situations ranchers face. Teamwork becomes a key to success and survival. As … Continue reading