Thursday, November 26, 2015

Obviously, it is never too early for me to start scheming - and worrying - about where my next sugar rush will come from.

As anyone who ever had employees knows, being an employer is not the piece of cake that some management gurus would like us to believe.

For a month, now, we've run a request for recipes from our readers to be used in the next Farm and Dairy cookbook.

Of all the lessons beaten into America by crashing Katrina, one of the biggest is that the nation's energy policy, past as well as present, is an absolute scandal.

It is the job of a parent to create order out of a somewhat chaotic world, to orchestrate the subtle and the major things within a child's life.

There are just some things no woman ever wants to hear from her spouse including: "Honey, I've met someone.

On mornings when I'm not working away from home, around 7:50, our dog Lydia begins her bark that usually announces just about anything that moves in our vicinity.

More than most months, September delivers farmers key numbers - yield per acre, weaning weight, price per pound or bushel - they will live with for the coming months.

How does it happen that a tiny 2-pound bundle of energy can take over the world as we know it? Back in July, a tiny little Yorkshire terrier came to be a part of our family.

When I think of all the years of my youth I wasted worrying about being popular, why, I could just weep.