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Thirty Days of Food

Thirty Days of Food Introduction

By On October 31, 2014

It is common for many bloggers across the nation to participate in a Thirty Day Blogging Challenge once a year. Holly of Dakota Farmer & Farm Progress took the challenge up a notch..… Read More


An Afternoon at Bogle Vineyards

By On October 30, 2014

One of the number one things critics of “Big Ag” continually re-iterate is that “agriculture is run by corporations, not family farms.” The reality of that statement is that many times, family… Read More

Quality of Your Steak Begins at the Ranch

The Quality of Your Steak Begins on the Ranch

By On October 27, 2014

In order to understand how quality matters in the beef industry, we must first understand how our beef production system works. When I talk about beef production, I am referring to cattle… Read More

A Day in the Life
Fitness & Healthy Eating

A Day in the Life of the Prairie Californian

By On October 24, 2014

Many of y’all consistently ask me if I even sleep. How do I get things done? How do I find the time to cook? You know, I am not really sure how… Read More

Vegetable Soup

Vegetable Soup

By On October 21, 2014

My husband’s grandma Katie makes this delicious Vegetable Soup. It’s seriously the best on a cold winter day. She even adds little ring noodles to the soup, perfect addition! While I haven’t gotten… Read More

Evol Foods Review- Street Tacos

Evol Foods Review: Street Tacos

By On October 20, 2014

Lately it seemed like everywhere I turned, everyone was raving about these Evol Foods meals. I had not even heard of the company, let alone seen their products in the stores. I… Read More

The Reality Behind Instagram
Social Media

The Reality Behind Instagram

By On October 16, 2014

Social media has become a real problem for some people. Social media has the power to suck us of our blessings and instead put out focus on what we don’t have, what we… Read More

Chicken with Sun-Dried Tomato Cream Sauce - Prairie Californian

Chicken with Sun-Dried Tomato Cream Sauce

By On October 14, 2014

I’ve this recipe sitting around for quite some time, but I haven’t bit the bullet and gave it a go. This recipe is really a hybrid of three different recipes, I picked… Read More

ND State Capitol & Governor's Photo Contest
North Dakota

North Dakota State Capitol & Governor’s Photo Contest

By On October 13, 2014

Growing up outside of North Dakota, I didn’t get your typical visit the North Dakota State Capitol field trips like everyone else who is local to here. I’ve made several trips to… Read More

Faith Friday - Prairie Californian

Faith Friday: What I’ve Been Soaking Up

By On October 10, 2014

You guys… I miss Faith Fridays! I love sharing resources, thought provoking passages, scriptures, sermons, and everything else with you all! So I wanted to share with you what I’ve been soaking up… Read More