Brake Your Fast: morning recipes

March 26, 2015

Early morning in the barn.
Yes, I know you break your fast — but I want more. I want you to brake … slow down … pause for a bit before the day begins. Brake from your fast pace long enough to eat. Morning may come too soon, but it’s a whole lot better if there’s breakfast on the table. Send your fave folks into busy days with a fortifying meal. There is time for breakfast, I promise! Here are a few of our family favorites. Enjoy them on a week day or save these recipes for Saturday morning.  Continue Reading…

Happy birthday, baby

March 25, 2015

A calf is bornLast spring I happened to be in the right place at the right time. And since it [may] be Spring in Ohio, at least for the next day or two, I thought we would celebrate with a look at an ordinary miracle that never ceases to be extraordinary … birth! From the April 2014 archives … Cows, calving and perfect timing!   Continue Reading…

Misty mornings and mustard seeds

March 18, 2015

Spring sunrise over Tuckaway FarmHello, friends. It seems spring has arrived (though I captured snowfall photos last year on March 30. Yikes!). My tulips are several inches above ground. Birds of spring greet me with chatter every morning and evening. Spring events are scheduled, summer plans are marked on the calendar. Life marches on yet I’m enveloped in a mist I can’t quite escape.  Continue Reading…