Real life Tonka Toys

Remember when the back yard dirt pile and a vivid imagination was all it took to build an entire city? The little tractor a good push and boom, the road was instantly made. Living on the ranch/farm means taking care of the land. Hard work but it keeps us off the streets! There is a … Continue reading Real life Tonka Toys

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Newer Toys! Update at the bottom

I don't know how many of you remember when hay came in bales that weighed about 50 lbs. I remember them being heavy. Now they weigh in the tons category. Anybody want to come out and heft those for a day or two? Well, I know I don't! I am not even sure I could … Continue reading Newer Toys! Update at the bottom

Walking the carpet…

As you see Bessie the milk cow seems calm, cool and collected. You would never guess the diabolical and nefarious plan is making it way through her brain. She looks a little too innocent. Too docile and just a little bit scary.  Let me set the scene here. Sunday morning, not so bright, not so … Continue reading Walking the carpet…

Dimples, country style

You may not know what Dimples was. It was a paragon of drunkenness and frivolity a haven of drink and dancing. A haven for drinking, falling down and dancing like Ginger Rogers. Maybe because most everybody there was as drunk as we were!! Belly up to the bar boys.... well actually Belly up to the … Continue reading Dimples, country style

Goldilocks of photography.

What did you wake up to this morning? Alarm clock? Snoring spouse? kids bouncing on the bed? Those are all the things that use to wake me also. Well, not the spouse, but you get the idea. Normal ways of waking up. Now I want you to guess how I woke up? Cows mooing? Nope. … Continue reading Goldilocks of photography.

Farm all driving lesson

No, I haven't taken up race car driving.... Not that I would be too bad. OK, I would stink at it but it reminded me of a story.... Most everybody, if you ask, will tell you that John Deere is the only tractor made. Well, maybe a little exaggerated, but you get the drift. My … Continue reading Farm all driving lesson

Green Acres 2017

                  Kirk acres is the place to be Farm living is the life for he Land spreading out, so far and wide Keep Denver, just give me that country side.     Denver is where I'd rather stay I get allergic smelling hay I just adore a city block view Darling, … Continue reading Green Acres 2017