Posts tagged Balance
Are You A Rookie Farm Wife?

With harvest each year, the struggles and challenges of farm life are sometimes magnified.  As I explained to a non-ag friend, it’s like a race.  We’re always behind and trying to finish before “all is lost.”  A couple of weeks ago, as I was lamenting yet another needed combine repair, my husband looked at me and said flatly, “Come on.  This isn’t your rookie year.  You should be used to this by now.”

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Becoming A Farm Wife!

It was 2010, I was in love with the tall, dark man of my dreams. A Norwegian guy with a name to prove his heritage! Between the flurry of planning a wedding, quitting our jobs, selling my house, getting married, moving across the state, seeding our first crop, living in a travel trailer, and harvesting our first crop, I got a crash course in the stress, up in the air, controlled chaos, excitement, and unending challenges that come with the role, which I have fully embraced and have become so proud of...Farm wife!

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