Snap * Crackle * Pop

Beans, beans, magical fruit, the more you eat, the more you …

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a day in the life of a B&B guest

Here I am racing to town to check in on our store, but first I stop to meet this morning’s B&B guests seated at our outside tables.

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life in the gutter

The ebb and flow of life is what it is … 

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rolling, rolling, rolling … rawhide

Ace, our foodie photographer, went riding with farmgirl extraordinaire, Kim, over the weekend …

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cow kisses (again!)

Remember a while back when Maizy gave me a good cow kiss? Well … this time the shoe was on the other foot. Or, hoof, as it were.

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pickin’ peonies

Here at my B&B, we put several bouquets of fresh flowers in every tent for our guests … and today was only different in one way. The peonies are blooming! I don’t know what I love more—the bright fuchsia mixed with subtle pinks and shimmering whites or the fragrance that emits from these lovelies.

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Maizy & Daisy

Dated July 8, 2012—entry left in our B&B guest book:

“Our second time here, this time Daisy, our daughter, is seven, and we brought the orange ’69 Corvette! Daisy fell in love w/Maizy the cow, Etta the calf, and the little fat and sassy bull. She says, ‘Maizy licked me yesterday and it was scratchier than a cat.'”

Adorable Daisy helped us milk Maizy and then we grabbed her father’s HOT …

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summer storm

We had the strangest weather the other day … it was 10:30 a.m., the sky darkened in nothing more than two shakes of a lamb’s tail …

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