Tagged with Beef

New Year, New Calves, and New Recipes

It’s the end of January. I’m clearly a bit behind in writing about the new year, resolutions, changes for the better, blah blah. So you can kind of guess how I feel about it. Neutral at best. Life seems to revolve around so many different calendars – fiscal years, school years, calve and crop seasons; January … Continue reading

RWL’s 2013 in Food and Farm Parody Videos

It’s the end of another year. Cattle raising and hay making continued on the ranch. RB grew from a babbling, drooling, wiggling baby, to a babbling, drooling, walking/running toddler. I started this blog. I found gray hair(s). I found a good hair stylist (hallelujah). I tried beef ice cream. I happened upon a few great … Continue reading

A Casual Christmas and a Happy New Year

A Casual Christmas and a Happy New Year

For our family, Christmas is like a box of chocolates. While I imagine it is awesome when a big old family can count on having their big old get together, same time, same place, same awesome year by year, we tend to piece together the merriment where and when we can. That’s what works for … Continue reading

South Dakota on my heart

South Dakota on my heart

When was the last time a news story that wasn’t even in your local area or involving anyone you know personally got the back of your eyeballs stinging, on the verge of leaking? For me, that was last week. It was this. And this. Tens of thousands of cattle trapped and killed by a sudden, … Continue reading

Beefy Tailgate Recipes

Beefy Tailgate Recipes

Let’s talk about the tailgate. The back end of a pick-up is the perfect place to do a lot of things actually. Rancher and I do some of our best plotting and planning and goal setting loitering around his Dodge. It’s like an office, for rednecks. And also, as many non-rednecks acknowledge during the most … Continue reading