A Visit to the Dairy Farm

Posted August 1, 2016

We all know that milk comes from cows, and being born in the dairy state means that I have a certain affinity for the milk cow. When the Western Dairy Association (WDA) offered to let Mary Poppins, the Cowkids and I tour a local dairy we jumped at the chance. The… Read More »

Categories: This and That

Prairie Wife Badge: Cow Milking

Posted July 30, 2014

I am SO excited to announce that I have earned a new Prairie Wife Badge! Around here any time this city girl gone country does something that I never thought I would do I call it “earning a new Prairie Wife Badge”. I’ve got my Elk Hunting Badge, Horse Chore… Read More »

Categories: Life As It Happens, Prairie Life

Trust Your Neighbors but Always Brand Your Calves

Posted June 28, 2014

Around here branding is a community activity, and because The Cowboy knows what he’s doing and is helpful, we usually go to several throughout the year. At this point we don’t have any cows of our own (don’t think The Cowboy isn’t working me towards that) and it’s actually a… Read More »

Categories: Life As It Happens

Spring In Wyoming

Posted April 19, 2014

If I am being honest this post didn’t quite turn out the way I thought it would. I was hoping that it would be full of pictures of green prairies, just budding trees and bushes, and softly swaying newly bloomed wild flowers…after living in Wyoming over a decade you would… Read More »

Categories: Life As It Happens, Prairie Life


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