I Love Being Called Papa!

Years ago when I had my 4 children, I never thought of Laurie and I being grandparents. I was so busy in my career and trying to provide for my kids that I just didn’t think about my future with grand-kids. I wish I had, because it would have brought…

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A Three Fold Cord

Though one may be overpowered, two can defend themselves. A cord of three strands is not quickly broken. Ecclesiastes 4:12. This scripture has never been more applicable than our situation at Garden Spot Farms. We have been so blessed to have Richard and Susan Greif in Laurie’s and my life.…

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STOP Eating that Yogurt!

Wow, I sure was happy to discover this recipe from a friend of mine. I do like yogurt but 1. it’s expensive and 2. I like having control over what I’m making for us to eat.  So when I started making this Foolproof Yogurt I was to say the least… HAPPY!…

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The Season of New LIfe


Earth teach me to forget myself as melted snow forgets its life. Earth teach me resignation as the leaves which die in the fall. Earth teach me courage as the tree which stands all alone. Earth teach me regeneration as the seed which rises in the spring.    William Alexander…

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Why Are Your Eggs So Damn Expensive?


Some one recently asked me “Why are free range eggs are so damn expensive? At first I was offended, then I was confused by the question. Then I actually had to laugh. How could a measly 33 cent egg be such an emotional issue and the financial scorn of this…

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