2019

Lindsborg Thru My Eyes

, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Lindsborg, Kansas is a lovely community known as Little Sweden USA. I was invited to travel to experience the culture, art, and traditions of this great town. We had a wonderful time on this sponsored trip! The History in Lindsborg Lindsborg was settled in 1869 by a group of Lutheran Swedes led by 28-year old […]

Thompson Mill Covered Bridge

, , , , , , ,

When Keith and I saw the sign for the Thompson Mill Covered Bridge. We were interested right away. Historic signs when we have a minute are a sure way to make us stop. Getting to the Bridge We were on our way back from an event in Effingham, Illinois. The sign for the covered bridge […]

Mr. Farmer's Thieman comes home

, , ,

Today my husband brought home another project. It was a Thieman tractor. He purchased this piece of metal art from a friend. It is a little rough, but she’s a beauty. He traveled to Iowa to pick her up, the same state she was manufactured in. History of the Thieman Harvester Co. The Thieman tractor […]

Classic Green Reunion -J.D. Fun

, , , ,

As summer approached every trip was cancelled because the fieldwork just didn’t get done. Rain, and more rain. This was the story of farming in the Midwest in 2019. We were going to North Dakota to Medora to a wonderful Midwest Blogger event, cancelled. We were heading to a steam event at Rollag, cancelled. It […]

Shopping and fun in Kenosha!

, , , , , , , ,

It is easy to have fun in Kenosha, Wisconsin! During our sponsored stay by the Kenosha CVB, my friend Annie and I had a chance to shop at some wonderful places. We also had some neat experiences as well. Against the Grain Creative Concepts offers re-purpose and reclaimed items. We loved shopping at Against the […]