Category Archives: Life in a Day

Are You Ready? It’s National Preparedness Month

Living in Arizona means we don’t have to worry about most of the natural disasters that plague other parts of the country.  We never need to worry about hurricanes, earthquakes and tornados rarely happen here, and wildfires and flooding sporadically … Continue reading

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Favorite Recipes from Fill Your Plate Moms: Crock Pot Carnitas Tacos

Editor’s Note: We’ve asked some of our Fill Your Plate “Moms” to share some of their favorite recipes, especially those that can fill up the family and do it in a healthy way! So, one of our first Moms to submit … Continue reading

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Tis the Season…to Spring Clean Your Kitchen

No doubt your list of spring cleaning tasks is a mile long but if there is only one place this spring where you can expend a little energy, make sure it is the kitchen.  Although we don’t usually think of … Continue reading

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Three Acres and a Cow- Random Musings for a Monday Morning!

Over the weekend my wife and I spent the better part of two days assembling watering systems, working soil and planting various herbs and vegetable seeds in two 4 ft x 4 ft garden boxes in our backyard.

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Producing Milk is More Than Just Milking Cows

It is delicious. Be it in a bowl of cereal, chilled in a tall glass, or in an ice cream cone, milk is a commodity loved by many. However, as we enjoy our three servings of dairy each day, Joe Serrano, part owner of Joharra Dairy in Casa Grande is working hard to maintain healthy and productive dairy cows.

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