Tagged with Motherhood

Protein Challenge Update #1

Protein Challenge Update #1

Someone I’m married to just ate ALL of the beef & bean protein-packed, veggie-loaded chili leftovers from last night. I feel like there should be an online support group for such things. The brief yet vivid fantasy of skillfully Kung Fu’ing the love of my life to steal the bowl right out of his hands … Continue reading

5 Benefits to Eating Beef During Pregnancy

5 Benefits to Eating Beef During Pregnancy

It is my experience with almost two healthy pregnancies under my belt (belt? my yoga pants just laughed so hard at my word choice they almost peed)  that the eating part is weird and tricky. More weird and tricky than the cliches about cravings and morning sickness. For me it goes something like: First trimester: … Continue reading

Friday Video #Felfie

In March, I had the chance to spend a few days at Lake Chelan with other young farmers and ranchers, talking about a lot of things that matter more to young farmers and ranchers than other people. But one of the topics we spent a great deal of time on was answering non-farmers’ questions about … Continue reading

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

Birthday Party Beef Brisket

Birthday Party Beef Brisket

Ranch Baby turned One (click here for gratuitous cake-face pics). According to my Babycenter.com emails, I should probably change that moniker to “Ranch Toddler”, but it’s my blog, and I don’t have to do nothing. And if I call him RB until he’s 25, I can because I’m the mom. I birthed him, fed him, … Continue reading