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 Taming of the Shrews

With just over 30 different species in the U.S., shrews can really be found anywhere but are not as common in the good ‘ol midwest where we are located. At least that’s what Woogle told me. I have a bone to pick with Woogle and his friends. Shrews are common, very common, in central Illinois. […]

Last month, I announced that I would be accepting June advertisers with the proceeds going to help the town of Joplin, Missouri. I was blown away when over 40 bloggers joined in the effort. Together, and with the leadership of Sippy Cup Mom, we created Bloggers for Joplin. We spread the word and got amazing […]

Summer Blog Social 2011 Conference

How are you today?  Whatcha doin’?  I’m lounging in my cutoff sweats, without make-up, barefooted, haven’t showered since I worked out this morning AND I’m at a conference.  Crazy, huh?!  I happen to stumble onto the Summer Blog Social 2011 hosted by FourPlusAnAngel and a Belle, a Bean & a Chicago dog.  The idea is […]