Category: Turkey

Turkey in our back yard

The guys butchered 2 turkeys today.  They had some help from some of our friends.  One of our sons bought 5 turkeys earlier this year.  We had two of them die…butchered two and waited on one–we are going to fatten…

Thanksgiving Turkey Advice from Kindergarteners

Our small rural town paper published some funny advice from the local public school Kindergarteners about how to prepare your Thanksgiving turkey.  Not only did we enjoy a good laugh, but reading through the responses, we discovered something very interesting and…

Turkeys are Growing…

Turkeys are relatively easy to raise on a family farm.  However, being that they are ultra friendly and like to hang out around the humans — they quickly earned the name nuisance and ended up in their new home built out of hog…

Giving Thanks for Freezer Space

Mrs. C. brought this ad to us last weekend.  Apparently we were not the only one’s who had a Monster Turkey for Thanksgiving! – Great ad!.. However, in our case, the turkey was not fighting for space in the freezer…

Thanksgiving Day

We had a very eventful day full of remembering and giving thanks for the Providential hand of God in our lives.  Daddy read the historical account of how the Gospel was spread westward and laid out God’s Providential guiding hand…

Speaking of Turkey

Some husbands bring their wives cut roses and chocolate, my husband brings me wild turkey. After years of marriage and many children, he still impresses me. A flock of about 40 turkey were in our side yard garden area. A…

Almost Had Us A Turkey, Mom!

Our version of a Where’s Waldo Thanksgiving picture? A flock of turkey spotted in our yard as we were eating lunch — The boys immediately scramble from the table telling everyone to BE QUIET BECAUSE WE BETTER NOT SCARE THEM…