Monthly Archives: August 2010

Odd Things We’ve Found at the Farm

We’ve found a few things out at the farm that are interesting though that don’t really begin to tell us much about the former occupants.  We found this wooden plate which must have been a souvenir from somewhere, though I … Continue reading

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We finally made it to the Mineral Point Market

This weekend was a really good food weekend.  We finally made it to the Mineral Point Farmers’ Market.  We’ve been meaning to get there and with an invitation to meet Leslie and Keith for egg croissants.  Leslie and Keith  write … Continue reading

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Mecan River: Stellar Paddling

Yesterday we decided it was time to head back to the Mecan River.  We’ve paddled this section from 14th Avenue near Dakota to Germania Marsh a couple of times.  We paddled the part below the Marsh once two summers ago … Continue reading

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Jimmy Nardello Peppers, Two Ways

Today I picked the first few of the Jimmy Nardello peppers that I started from seeds indoors early in the spring.  They were worth the wait.  D. hasn’t had them before pulled a little piece right off the cutting board … Continue reading

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Pitching crap out of the loft of the barn

And sadly no pictures.  And some of the crap was actually crap.  Literal crap.  Probably from raccoons.  We have a barn that we need to tear down.  A little while ago, we realized there was stuff in the loft.  This … Continue reading

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