April 30, 2020

Yesterday, Doug, who has a lot of tractors, called to find out why I couldn't hook up my hay cutter's hydraulic line to the tractor. I was happy to report that after a few hours of pushing, pulling, and using an entire can of carburetor cleanout spray, Dee was able to make everything work the … Continue reading April 30, 2020

April 29, 2020

Yesterday, after working at the church, I rushed home to hook up the hay cutter to the tractor. I intended to cut hay until it was too dark to see. Unfortunately, the hay cutter had other ideas. I had no problem hooking up the three point hitch but I could not get the hydraulic lines … Continue reading April 29, 2020

April 27, 2020

Carol sent the following Old Farmer's Advice. This real life wisdom sounds a whole lot like Solomon's teaching in Proverbs. My favorite one is the very last. I hope you enjoy this as much as I did. An Old Farmer's Advice: Your fences need to be horse-high, pig-tight, and bull-strong.Keep skunks and bankers and lawyers … Continue reading April 27, 2020

April 20, 2020

Mike sent the following observations about living in the world with the coronavirus. Sadly, his sense of humor is as bad as mine. Enjoy! Tomorrow is the National Home-school Tornado Drill. Lock your kids in the basement until you give the all clear. You're welcome! 2019: Stay away from negative people.2020: Stay away from positive … Continue reading April 20, 2020