Monthly Archives: September 2018

Plentiful Pot Pie

So I had wanted to make pot pies with the leftover chicken for dinner last night.  I usually make the filling for me and use some of it to make small pies for Tom.  I decided to look at many … Continue reading

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Thistle Mule

Yesterday we got some autumn farm work done.  I cleaned out the third of five of the barn pens that need mucked out into the manure spreader.  Tom dug up the thistles that have been growing in the pasture that … Continue reading

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  was a nice day.  We got up somewhat early and got the animal chores done.  Then we went to our friend Denise’s and picked up her King? apples.  They had picked a bunch, and we picked some more.  Tom … Continue reading

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