Damn, It Is Cold

Weatherman adjusts his specs Tells us about the “polar vortex” Hope he soon lifts this hex Damn, it is cold Cattle water is solidly froze They push on it with their nose For a new heater the rancher goes Damn, it is cold Cannot stay inside Animals must be spied Water, feed, care supplied Especially … More Damn, It Is Cold

Thanksgiving

T  is for “thanks” to farmers for the food we eat H  is for “health”, a gift so sweet A  is for “anxious” to see family N  is for “napkin”, I might need three K  is for “kids”, my greatest treasure S is for “Savior”, grace beyond measure G is for “grateful” for those around … More Thanksgiving

An Ode to Farm Boys

Jill’s note:  This “poem” was inspired by my three sons and their infinite curiosity in exploring the natural world in ways that all-too-few children get the opportunity to do . I have to admit that they didn’t actually do ALL of this, some of the poem’s lines come from stories other farm moms have told… … More An Ode to Farm Boys