Archive of ‘My Life’ category

Meet Ben.


Now when we go out to dinner, (somewhere other than the bar down the road that knows us all on a first name basis) when they call us for a table they will say “Mess, party of four.” On May 16th, the day that would have been my grandmother’s 82nd birthday, Benjamin Nels joined our […] Read more…

Have you met my friend Dairy?


I know it’s May but we are going to flip the calendar back a couple months and talk about March for a minute, OK? March was a big month for me, in a 5 day stretch- I was named the Wisconsin Ag Women’s Summit’s Agvocate of the year. Which was an incredible honor and I […] Read more…

5 Things I Have Learned in 5 Years of Blogging.


Today my blog is 5 years old. YAY! I thought I’d share some of the things I have learned along the way. I started this blog as a bit of personal therapy and today, I’m going back to the roots. If you’re expecting this to be an uplifting post, you should probably stop reading here […] Read more…

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