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Miracles

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle. Albert Einstein. During this post-holiday, dead-of-winter time it is hard to see the miracles … Continue reading

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Sure sign of Spring

It’s finally here. The surest sign that spring has finally arrived at our farm. It’s not the bright yellow dahlias. Or the cheery Rosy Jane Gaura. Or the chilly, snowy-breasted rooster. It obviously isn’t the lawn chairs patiently waiting for … Continue reading

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Happy Spring 2013 (again)

Winter has had an unbelievable grip on us this year. We seldom see spring when the calendar says we should. But, according to the forecast, Spring is finally coming to North Dakota! I don’t think we have seen 40 degrees … Continue reading

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Happy Easter!

There is finally the promise of warmer weather! Saturday it warmed up enough for the snow-covered ground to soften a bit. Easter Sunday dawned cold but the sun shone. Tomorrow is to be the same. Then SPRING is predicted to … Continue reading

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Queens and Greens

I was complaining the other day. Something I do well. To Leah I said, “It’s just not fair. No one comes to me and says ‘something good has happened’. No. They all come to me and say ‘we’ve got a … Continue reading

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Happy Spring 2013!

Last year this week was in the 50s and 60s for daytime temps. As much as I hate to admit it, the view this year seems much more normal to me. Don’t really like the single digit daytime temps, but … Continue reading

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Hey Santa, Enough with the Snow!

Alright, Santa, this is enough. Christmas was in December, not March. This Christmas snow is very inappropriate. It is spring. Well, almost. This is the dreary view of the greenhouse today. We only got another 6 inches today. Another 6-12 are … Continue reading

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White and Green

The foot of snow we received a week ago has kept us busy pushing snow. The snow has inconvenienced those of us who move around on two legs, but Ernie has found the piles and piles of white stuff to … Continue reading

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Pride of Dakota Season

Tis the Season! Tomorrow we kick off our first Pride of Dakota Holiday Showcase at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks. It’s been a tough ride getting here. We were behind on production, some tragic funerals got in the way … Continue reading

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US Highway 83

Mark and I got out of North Dakota just ahead of the first snow of the year. Much to the dismay of my crew. See, I had committed to an auction sale long before Mark planned this trip. Shouldn’t have … Continue reading

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