The advent season begins

So much life has been lived since my last post. Baby calves have been born, branded and weaned from the mamma cow, and the cycle continues. . Crops planted, harvested and now being fed. Spring rains, summer days, fall winds now turning cold. . The advent season begins. The word advent is derived from the […]

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White As Snow

Last week we were blessed with a foot of snow. North Dakota storms usually are accompanied by strong winds, but this particular storm was void any wind, leaving a heavy white blanket everywhere. We have a feedlot on the ranch. I often bring breakfast to the lunchroom at our shop, for the crew. This particular […]

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Keep Out

Not long ago the rancher and I were driving down a dusty county road when my eye caught a faded wooden sign spelling “KEEP OUT”. A mile farther, a sign was nailed to a wooden post reading ” NO TRESPASSING.” Just a few feet away from another similar sign. This is not unusual for landowners […]

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CHOOSE TO KEEP YOUR NEW YEARS RESOLUTION

Every year I, along with millions, make a New Years Resolution. The list may read: To eat better, Exercise more, Read my Bible, Spend less money, Spend more quality time with those we love …. and the list continues. In an article from Popular Science, I quote, The simple thought–the idea that we intend to–satisfies […]

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