Tomato Days-of-Plenty

Nathan is saying that our tomato days-of-plenty are coming to an end. I’ve decided there is a lot of pressure when you grow a variety of tomatoes. We found ourselves saying, “what can we cook tonight that uses tomatoes?” We finally had to stop planning every meal around fresh tomatoes. We’ve started giving away tomatoes … [Read more…]

Watermelon Dreams

This greeted me when I drove up to the Farmer’s Market where my mom works in my hometown. As a school administrator and someone who has lived in a large city for ten years now… I must admit, it took me a moment to adjust. A knife? Sitting out in the open? Anyone can use … [Read more…]

Sleepless in Oklahoma

I’ve spent the last couple of weeks in a cycle of strange sleep patterns. Last week I went to my hometown for a visit with family. During part of my stay, I visited my friends Chock and Kelly. Kelly and I have a habit of staying up all night long working on various projects. We … [Read more…]

Happy 4th of July

Happy 4th of July! It’s raining at our house today, but we are forging ahead with our plan to smoke some ribs. Yesterday, we headed out to visit friends in Chickasha. Chris and Elesha invited us to go go to a cookout party with them at Scott and Pam’s. We had a great time. The … [Read more…]