All posts tagged "Prairie State Perspective"
Home for the Holidays: Farm Shop Becomes a Party Space for Growing Family
"Like many families, mine lives its fondest traditions at the close of the calendar year. And when the...
Roots Run Deep in the Garden
Early gardening moments sowed a deep-rooted passion for growing fruits and vegetables.
A Fondness for 4-H Fairs
A reflection on childhood memories of 4-H fairs and the joy a mother feels being able to pass...
Springing to a Fresh Start on the Farm
Farmers view spring as a time of rural renewal, resetting for a new year with hope and optimism.
Back to School, But Not Business as Usual
Even at schools in the rural Midwest, modern technology has made its way into the classroom.
A Modern Farm Mom on Managing Manure and Monarch Butterflies
Modern farm mom finds ways to manage manure, milkweed and monarch butterflies.
Technologies Help Plant with Precision
High-tech planters set high expectations for planting season.
How the Fall Harvest Teaches Life Lessons
Harvest teaches about priorities and life skills.
Coming back from vacation accentuates needs of farm and home.
Lasting Lessons from Farmhouse Fix-Ups
TV show Fixer Upper helps one farm mom reflect on her own family's journey and lessons learned from...