And to make this recipe that much better, add some tasty bacon to the menu! Because we raise pigs, we have plenty of bacon in our freezer. Can’t beat the taste!
Orlando, Florida: What We Learned About a Family Vacation
A family vacation always yield learning lessons! And this year was no exception! We all had a great time making lots of memories, but we also learned a few things . . . Vacation Homes Oh Orlando . . . I truly am trying to like you . . . But you just keep doing things that make me want…
8 Must See and Do Activities and Sites In New York City
New York City has always been on my bucket list. I was so fortunate to visit this American Icon. Here is a Top 8 List of places to see and things to do in New York City if you only have a few days. Granted, there are many more things to see and do in New York City. but here…
Exploring Minnesota’s North Shore
A few weeks ago I took a few days and traveled to Minnesota’s North Shore. And anyone who knows me knows this is my favorite plate to visit in Minnesota. The state’s topography is so different. Living on the southern prairie and arriving in the Northwoods – all within 5 hours. Amazing. Gooseberry Falls Our next stop was Gooseberry Falls….
Vietnam: A Trip of a Lifetime
Just a few words that many of us from the MARL Class VIII were thinking, saying and feeling about our trip to Vietnam. Our MARL (Minnesota Ag Rural Leadership) group are some of Minnesota’s finest ag leaders and I could not be any prouder than to be a part of this group. And . . . We were in Vietnam…
10 Cool Things About Seaside Florida You Should Know
I recently took a trip to Florida and Seaside was part of our itinerary. I have never been to Seaside and I found it to be a very interesting place! Here is my perspective. Enjoy! 1) Enjoy the Quaintness Seaside, FL is a very quaint town and between Destin and Panama City, Florida. You will find no high-rise condos or hotels….
Taking a Florida Vacation Farmer Style
Even though we are passionate about what we do, we also know it’s good to take some time and get off the farm. It may not surprise you, but our vacations are a little different. We didn’t spend our entire vacation on the beach drinking our favorite adult beverages. It’s about taking a vacation farmer style. Ft. Myers We took…
What is there to see and do in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania?
I really didn’t know what to expect when I found out I was traveling to Pittsburgh. All I could think about was “steel.” But what else makes up Pittsburgh? The city is relatively small with a footprint of about 55 square miles. It wouldn’t take long to find out what makes the ‘Burgh tick. So let’s get started. Pittsburgh: A city…
7 Fun Things to See and Do in Portland Maine
Before I visited Maine, everyone shared with me how beautiful it was. And I was not disappointed. Because I had never been to Maine, I planned to spend another day in Portland. My goal was to immerse myself in Maine’s culture–food and history. I truly loved the town. Please enjoy my pictures and thoughts about Portland! 1) Portland Maine Lobster…
Visit the Minnesota State Fair “Ag Style”
Who doesn’t love fairs? The food . . . the entertainment . . . the exhibits. I have a hard time deciding what I like best. My county fair does a fantastic job, but it has nothing on the granddaddy of them all – the Minnesota State Fair. So what is there to do at the State Fair? Here is my…
Homemade Creamed Turkey
Looking for a way to use leftover turkey (or chicken)? This is a scrumptious recipe allowing you to use leftovers. This is definitely one of my top comfort foods. Homemade creamed turkey.