Farm Happenings at Bountiful Blessings Farm
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Farm Happenings at Bountiful Blessings Farm

The Best of Times, The Worst of Times (6/28/20)

Posted on June 28th, 2020
In Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities, he begins his book with the line, “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times...” Now, I will admit to having never read the book, but what a great line to describe our spring of 2020!   Within a few short weeks, our world changed... read more »

A Budding Young Farmer (6/21/20)

Posted on June 21st, 2020
A love for farming began to grow in Caleb’s (our youngest of 5 children) heart a couple of years ago.  We were a bit surprised at first because wood working had been his passion from the time he was a little boy.  But, what joy it gives us to see him whole heartedly embracing and loving... read more »

A Day of Fun!! (6/14/20)

Posted on June 14th, 2020
The Spring rush (April & May) is always a rather intense time, and this year was worse than normal with storms and our irrigation pond draining.  But, at the end of it we always take our inters for a day of canoeing on the Buffalo River where we have floated for the last 25 years.  There... read more »

The Fast is Broken!

Posted on June 7th, 2020
In our family when the last fresh tomatoes are eaten in the fall we “Fast” until the next spring when the first tomatoes ripen.  Of course we have the occasional fresh tomato, but it is not standard fare at our house in the winter.  I usually process lots of tomatoes and for making... read more »