Stories to inspire, create laughter and enlighten

Welcome to The Magic FarmHouse! As your read our family farm blog, I hope you find yourself laughing at my expense, pick up some recipe ideas and learn a little about the food farmers and ranchers produce for you.
The next renovation at The Magic FarmHouse…Master Bedroom

It’s been a year since we finished our latest renovation in The Magic FarmHouse – the older boy’s bedroom. A common theme in most of our renovations has been eliminating carpeting and replacing with the best laminate flooring available, within our budget. We’ve done this for a couple of reasons. It has increased the home’s […]

What if…algae is the answer?

Anxiously, I awaited the opportunity to be in a room of international wisdom. The agenda had been reviewed and re-reviewed.  As we approached the 2014 Alltech Symposium in Lexington, KY, I had been fully prepared {and excited} to attend sessions about drones, soil microbes and non-traditional farms. What fascinated me the most was their algae […]

Signs of Fall – Combines and tractors

The high temperatures outside have come to a screeching halt, we’ve gone from making double plays at the baseball diamond to defending the quarterback at the football field, school is well on it’s way and my grass is dormant. But one of the biggest signs of fall are my boys begging to ride in the […]