Category Archives: Life

Very general catchall category for items that don’t fit elsewhere.

Our house is becoming a home.

With the drywall done and painted, we turned our attention to the wood floors. This is something else we hired out. Could we have installed our own wood floor? Yes. Could we have done as good of job as the … Continue reading

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Holy cow!

This has been a long time coming. It was way back in 2007 when we really decided we wanted to have a dairy. Since then, we’ve been continuously working towards that goal. We made a major turning point this last … Continue reading

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Rocking out to Rock Wool!

Plus, cutting more holes in our walls!

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Remembering my Dad.

Today marks the one year anniversary of the loss of my father, Daniel Arthur Thomas. It’s been a rough year. For many people who knew my Dad as “Dan,” they knew him as a milk truck driver. And it’s true, … Continue reading

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Let there be light… And walls!!!

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John Deere Hayloader

This is the first video in a series on some of our farm equipment we’ve restored. We originally did this project in 2015. An article about this project was published in the Spring 2016 (Volume 40, Issue 2) Small Farmer’s … Continue reading

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