Eudora Farms adds a bit of exotic to the Illinois State Fair

Horses, cattle, sheep, pigs and goats may be the mainstay at the fair, but Eudora Farms from South Carolina (near Aiken) had an array...

Sam Hunt, Dan & Shay and Hunter Hayes, plus the Illinois State Fair!

  A night out at the Illinois State Fair always spells the end of summer for a farm girl.  This was kind of a...

Hunter Hayes here I come, thank you Illinois Lottery!

Got out the hat, got out the boots and turned it all in for tennis shoes!  Getting ready to go to the Hunter Hayes...

The Saint Louis Zoo was a wrap

The Illinois State Fair is here, my husband is getting the combine ready for harvest and the tomatoes are ripe, this all means summer...

Steam at Hamilton, Illinois thresher show-Picture Keith Ladage

There is something magical to me about old steam engines. Steam trains, steam engines, water and heat working together seems natural. I know the...