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Cassandra DeJaynes
Just a farm girl
Just a farm girl
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Grow Your Own Food!
Farmer are coming under a lot of fire over GMOs, pesticides, chemicals....everything that's wrong with the world.  I'm not quite sure how the classic environmentalist (the farmer) came under fire for all of this, but more importantly, I wonder why.  Why are...
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Motion Sickness
I was 31 years old when I first got motion sickness.  It was a whirlwind trip to Washington D.C. in the summertime.  It was a cocktail of planes, trains and automobiles and it left me a bit queezy!  I never wanted to feel like that again.  Then on a plane f...
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Spring Has Sprung
The corn is planted, the beans are almost all in and silage chopping is about to begin for the season. The kids will be out of school in just over a week (Lord help me!) and I'm about to go crazy with the mounds of laundry that seem to just keep piling up. ...
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Ag Product Labeling
As a farmer I'm terrified of using labels in my daily life anymore.  God forbid I use words like antibiotics, herbicides, pesticides, chemicals, GMO and hormones in my vocabulary.  I feel like I have to completely omit the hot button words for fear that som...
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The Ketogenic Diet
I've been on the Ketogenic Diet for about 3 weeks now and I'm kind of stalled out at around 12 lbs of weight off.  However, my measurements scream "Keep doing this!  It's working BIGTIME!"  What's ketogenic?  Well, it's getting your body to a state of ketos...
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Carb Cutting
Many moons ago, I lost a whole bunch of weight cutting carbs.  I didn't hate it either.  Now, recently I tried to shed a few lbs with Atkins and thought I was going to die.  So, I'm going to go back to cutting out potatoes and bread and substituting my regu...
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More Destinations for Less Dinero
Lake Tahoe When traveling, do you ever have a problem deciding between destinations?  Did you ever consider splitting your time between two or more?  You get more bang for your buck when you travel to more destinations in one trip.  For instance, if you fly...
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Iceland: A Hidden Gem in The North
I would have never guessed Iceland to be so amazingly beautiful!  My brother, Chris was stationed in Keflavik and my grandma and I went to visit.....for 10 days!  Now, first, if you've never seen a glacier, you should go.  Second, if you've never seen a wat...
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101 Reasons to Use a Travel Agent
Did you know you could see Europe from a Danube Rive Cruise? Do you know the benefits of Disneyland vs. Walt Disney World vs. Disney Cruise? Do you know that the average domestic traditional wedding costs $13,000? Did you know you can save big bucks on a de...
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