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Picture this… it's -56 Fahrenheit with wind chill factored in and you’re enjoying a nice hot bowl of beer cheese soup! Well it was real good as well as a true story. That’s one of the great perks of living in the state of Minnesota.

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What I really enjoy about deli-style rye bread is the blend of the rye along with the caraway. I love the caraway for its strong flavor. I also like caraway in cheese, roasts, cabbage and sauerkraut.

The ingredients for this bread are simple, but the bread only keeps a couple days because it has n...

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Welcome to our blog. We have a lot of things to share with you about gardening, cooking, baking, and working on many projects on the farm. Our farm is only five acres but you would be surprised with what you could do in that amount of space. We also enjoy nature and trying to live the simple down to...

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I was very excited when I got my 1975 Trillium trailer! I had been searching for a while for a trailer similar to a Scamp. I had been to the Scamp factory in Backus, MN but one did not really jump out at me. The cost for a new one is a bit rich for my blood and a used one seemed like a better fit fo...

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We had a great time at the Garlic Festival in Hutchinson, MN. Phil and I went for the first time last year after 10 years of talking about it and we are glad that we did! Great festivities, music, food and drinks, and of course lots of garlic fanatics. There was garlic ice cream, black garlic, pickl...

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