Archive for June, 2013


Multitask is another word for my life. Just today, I will help capture chickens for execution, sell a great Pyrenees puppy, pick strawberries, pull weeds, make bean soup, finish four loads of laundry, answer e mails from yesterday, work on a message for Sunday, and be thankful for my country life.  I have learned to— […]

June 28, 2013 · Sarah · No Comments
Posted in: Contemplations


I am celebrating today by baking a Strawberry and Rhubarb pie. We have this agreement. Bob picks and I bake. It is a beautiful thing.

June 22, 2013 · Sarah · No Comments
Posted in: Kitchen

Strawberry Short Cake

Bob is smiling. Our strawberries have begun to ripen. He picked 12 of the huge, ripe, ones. I promised to bake a strawberry  short cake for supper.

June 21, 2013 · Sarah · No Comments
Posted in: Garden

Pastor Sam & Family Visit the Farm

Pastor Sam Dewald of World Healing International Church, came to visit the Milk and Honey Farm. It was so much fun hosting Pastor Sam Dewald and his family – beside being missionaries to the United States, they are great people of faith!  He will be ministering at Calvary Worship Center in St. Louis Park on […]

June 18, 2013 · Sarah · No Comments
Posted in: News

Multitasking Puppies

Pyr Pups Multitask! One male and two female Pyr puppies born to Mocca and Boaz in March have begun training in “multitasking.”    They are being socialized in the house and love to be petted by old and young alike. All three of the pups  have mellow personalities and are learning  house manners. For their other […]

June 15, 2013 · Sarah · No Comments
Posted in: Great Pyrs

Happy Father’s Day

I want to wish my sons a very Happy Father’s Day. They are the best examples of  good fathers that I know.  Their children think so, and their wives know it to be true. Not only are they Godly examples to their own children, but they are mentors of other peoples kids as well. Be […]

June 15, 2013 · Sarah · One Comment
Posted in: Contemplations


Now this is fun! I pick our lunch shortly before noon. It includes Fours types of gourmet lettuce, Swiss chard, Red Kale, Green Kale, Collard greens, Japanese mustard, radishes, Green Onions, Garlic Chives, Oregano, Italian Parsley, Cilantro and Basil, for the base of the salad.  These are the green things we eat every day. Organic […]

June 14, 2013 · Sarah · No Comments
Posted in: Garden


It is a perfect “garden day” —— gentle  breeze, sunshine, gloves on, boots pulled up, hat in place and off I go.  CHARGE!!!!

June 13, 2013 · Sarah · No Comments
Posted in: Garden

Sheep Update

Tonight, we moved the ram lambs to their summer pasture.  Bob still can wrestle the rams. They weight about 80#. He loads them into the back of his van and off they go.   Bob had some help from his friend, Jerry. It is a good thing to have friends that will help wrangle sheep. Smile!

June 11, 2013 · Sarah · No Comments
Posted in: Herds and Flocks