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The first greenhouse is in…

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013
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We’ve got the first greenhouse built here in Payne Country, and it looks like it’ll serve it’s purpose. We’ve already began filling it with plantings for this years garden. We’ll see how it goes and determine if we’ll need another in the future. We’re hoping to really be able to extend our growing season with […]

A wonderful time of year…

Thursday, October 29th, 2009
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Let me start with letting everyone know that the kids did spectacular during the first 9 weeks at school. Sammy made the A/B honor roll and Bubbie rocked it with straight A’s. I couldn’t be more proud. Keep up the good work kids! This year we’re planning on hosting Thanksgiving dinner here in Payne Country. […]

A busy and fun weekend…

Tuesday, June 9th, 2009
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We had a busy and fun weekend. We went to the Lamb family reunion on Saturday and spent time at the lake on Friday and Sunday. The reunion was great fun, and it was good to see everyone we haven’t seen in a while. It was also great to meet some of you who I […]


Tuesday, April 21st, 2009
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Well, we finally got it planted. We’re talking about the garden. We’ve had it tilled for a while, and actually planted once before, but we were off on the last frost. We ended up retilling once again, and replanting. We’re still experimenting with what works. This time it’s corn (sweet), potatoes (red and idaho), peas […]

Let us break bread…

Thursday, April 16th, 2009
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Well, here in Payne Country, we’ve started a new tradition. On holidays when we’re around the house we’re going to, as a family, make bread together. We’ll probably cook everything together, but this is one thing we have found we can do with relative ease, from scratch, and it turns out excellent.We did this on […]