Stories by Judith Sutherland

Look back and relive beloved times

Thursday, September 8, 2005

Have you ever been driving along, listening to the radio, when a song comes on that simply takes you back to a day, a moment in time, a place you never thought you would be again? I have experienced that same incredible jolt at times when looking at treasured photographs.

Essentials farmers can’t live without

Thursday, September 1, 2005

I have a big question for all farmers out there. Who among you could possibly farm without the following agricultural essentials: baler twine, duct tape and a tarp strap or two.

Friends beyond the barnyard pick

Thursday, August 25, 2005

Sometimes, animals choose us. What would any farm be without a cast of characters from the animal world? The heart of an empathetic country squire is often large enough to encircle Mother Nature’s castaways rather than just those animals they’ve enclosed within their barns or gates or crates.

Moving straw: If I only had a brain

Thursday, August 18, 2005

Hard work is good for the soul. Hard work builds character. Hard work makes you tougher. Hard work teaches you things you don’t even know you are learning.

Life’s changes can be hard to accept

Thursday, August 11, 2005

Attitude is everything.
I have learned this, if nothing else, in the journey of this life.
Bright outlook.

This world just lost one of the good guys

Thursday, August 4, 2005

There are people who walk the path of life so graciously, so quietly, that we sometimes don’t stop to celebrate the enormity of their presence.

Only the wealthy can truly eat healthy

Thursday, July 28, 2005

Eating healthy in today’s world can prove to be a major challenge.
I just ran across a very old book in my collection which has intrigued me.

If only you could save summer in a jar

Thursday, July 21, 2005

I have a friend who grew up in the Midwest, and now lives in Florida Just a few weeks ago, she wrote and lamented the differences in her life now as compared to her childhood days.

Progress often found seed on farms

Thursday, July 14, 2005

We have watched civilization marching forward, one invention at a time, over the past couple of hundred years.

Judith Sutherland: Science and art: they grow together

Thursday, July 7, 2005

“Remember always that you have not only the right to be an individual, you have an obligation to be one.

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About Judith

Judith Sutherland, born and raised on an Ohio family dairy farm, now lives on a 70-acre farm not far from the area where her father’s family settled in the 1850s. Appreciating the tranquility of rural life, Sutherland enjoys sharing a view of her world through writing. Other interests include teaching, reading, training dogs and raising puppies. She and her husband have two children, a son and a daughter, in college.