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dale anne    Posted 02-04-2005 at 08:01:20       [Reply]  [No Email]
I just wanted to give a good ole fashion hello to ya city slickers!....I am a converted farm gal...live in philadelphia fer more years then I wanted to...but now just a farm gal down to the pitch frok in hand to poke a fannie when I have to round here...and sometimes I do just ask tex or clipper thems can drink all the beers thems want and thems leak like a hose do to my fannie poker....welcome to the board...ya gonna meet a bunch of good ole folk here [did I mention ole?} lol.......i reckon i'm the baby of the bunch or near so...hell I like to think I am the baby here after all we got some oldie heres lol[just kidding].....even iffin ya city slickers with this board ya will know mo0re about cookin,farming and TRACTORS! then you need to know.welp need to move on now......god speed...dale anne[eieio]


deadcarp-and bettyoh    Posted 02-04-2005 at 08:33:32       [Reply]  [No Email]
i've noticed a few new nix. yeah, we're inheriting a whole new crowd - hafta put a pot on. anybody good at cinnamon rolls? or maybe pie? :)


Hollie    Posted 02-04-2005 at 08:10:31       [Reply]  [Send Email]
Thanks for the warm welcome...and i like the way you type...yes i was born on a farm...but being the "princess" that they made me out to be, i was forever being shielded from everyday farm life...i'm 51yrs old and have yet to see anything born...they always ran me to the house when some animal was giving birth...i did however gather eggs, till i saw a snake and daddy said no more little girls in the chicken house... my fondest memory of living in the country is having my mother give me a mason jar with ice and well water and being told to take this to papa in the field..(gee, didn't they have coolers back then?)...i can still close my eyes and smell fresh turned dark earth...walking first down the furrow and then walking on the warm soft dirt that was piled up...packing my water...i did fall from a hay loft once...(i still say my bratty little brother pushed me...) we never got to swim in the pond...mother said it was too dirty...most of the time i would grab a book and head to the first row of trees behind the house...craw up and read till dusk sent me home...sheltered? yes somewhat...but its still good memories....and it gave me the roots to live as i do today...


Whizz    Posted 02-04-2005 at 09:23:35       [Reply]  [No Email]

You are not completely "citified" if you can still remember what fresh turned dirt smells like. That and watching a new baby come into this are (in my opinion)two of the most awesome experiences in this world. I don't post much but I have been around this site since it first started up. Welcome home.


hollie    Posted 02-04-2005 at 09:28:17       [Reply]  [No Email]
oh my!....can we say, "yuck?"...lol...speaking of, i've never been on a horse either...living in a small town we have no rules about livestock...pop. 530...so deviding my yard to the lot next door is an electric fence...and the occupants are horses and mules..i feed em stuff..as in, hold hand out flat...they get close...i squeal...drop food....they have adapted to eating off the ground for me...LOL...thanks for the photo...


Whizz    Posted 02-04-2005 at 09:49:02       [Reply]  [No Email]

Rolf!! Maybe this picture is a little better. The babies are dressed up for a Christmas party.


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