Each life fades into the mists of time. This is the way of all men. The memories and traces of ourselves we leave behind in others is all that remains. Theses are Voices of Heritage. If you’ve read about me on The Farmers Lamp, you know my maternal grandparents are a great part of who […]
I run into so many people who are interested in starting something new but are afraid to take the first step. The fear of the unknown and failure keeps us from the adventure of finding the life that we love. Looking back thru history Frontiersmen and Settlers were willing to take the first step on […]
At Sunday Dinner this past weekend with the family, my parents pulled two dusty treasures from their basement: their incubator – the same one which my sister and I witnessed chicks hatching for the first time in as children, and my grandfather’s brooder lamp. I was so excited I did a happy dance in the […]
We’ve officially got heritage pigs on the farm! Wanna come meet them (and see how we got them from truck to barn)? Come on over!
Got slack in that old fence? Fear not – no need to replace it…who’s got money for that???? If you’ve got time and a pair of pliers, the remedy is as close as the end of your arm. After the jump, you’ll find a video demonstrating this simple technique that works on more fence types […]
I bet you thought you needed concrete in order to set a corner post. Yeah, we used to think that too, until “Mr. Stump” taught us a trick we’ve used over and over again, saving time and money. Follow the link for details and a link to the very first instructional YouTube video from Alderman […]