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Late Sunday morning, the call came. “Your chicks are at the post office. If you’d like, you can come pick them up. Or, we’ll send them out your way in tomorrow’s mail shipment.” Who knew that postal workers worked on Sundays? (Boy, do they need a labor un


Today is another one of those blustery Northern Illinois spring days. High 40’s and windier than all get out. Yesterday, we had thunderstorms and wind. The day before, nice warm temperatures accompanied by a stiff wind. Wind, wind, wind. I hate windy days. Wind makes me angry. W

Looking for beef, anyone?

SOLD!! Thanks to everyone that responded. Unfortunately we are sold out for the year. If you’re in the market for some tasty, fresh, good old-fashioned corn-fed beef….and….if you’ve got a freezer that’s spinnin’ your electric meter like nobody’

Oohs and Aahs

Vacation…oooh. Sunny Florida…aaah. It was so nice to take a break from life in Irish Grove. Florida was wonderful, and we were actually able satify the whole family on the trip, if you can believe it! We had lots of swimming opportunities and a visit to Busch Gardens for t