Prairie Wife Badge: Pikes Peak

Posted August 29, 2018

Sunday was one of the best days of my life…yet it was filled with some of the hardest emotional and physical pain I have ever experienced. Two friends and I hiked 13.63 miles, climbing 7,400 feet of elevation, and ended at 14,114 feet above sea level. We summited Pikes Peak,… Read More »

Categories: Life As It Happens

Prairie Wife Badge: Half Marathon

Posted September 6, 2017

Well, I survived. Those of you that follow us on Facebook and Instagram know that this weekend I ran my first-ever half marathon. I’ve run one for training but, this weekend was the day I’ve been working towards since January. My half marathon dream was born more than a year… Read More »

Categories: Health and Wellness, This and That

Prairie Wife Badge: Mother Hen

Posted March 21, 2016

This is a Prairie Wife Badge that I have fought against for years…the city girl in me just can’t get over the thought of eating fresh eggs….gross! The organic homesteader readers are probably shouting at me about how much healthier they are, and my practical farm friends have told me… Read More »

Categories: Life As It Happens

Prairie Wife Badge: Cat Whisperer

Posted February 17, 2016

I am a self declared crazy cat lady. The reason we “only” have four cats (only one is allowed in the house) is because The Cowboy keeps a tight rein on my cat hoarding. This Fall we brought two new kittens to the Prairie. Spike and Shadow are two brothers,… Read More »

Categories: Life As It Happens


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