A couple of Saturdays ago we went to a nearby Heritage Farm Festival. The purpose of the event is to keep farm life and ideas alive. It was so much neater than I expected. Below are some pictures.
Above: A corn cob is placed in the top and turned to remove the kernels from the cob. Then the kernels are placed in another machine to grind them into corn meal.
A lady showing us how to spin wool:
Above: A lady showed us how to cook "out on the prairie."
Below: Both boys got to make a rope by twisting three pieces of twine together.
Above: This machine was cutting lumber with a saw using power from a steam engine.
Below: Several pictures of the cutest baby in the world!
My little sweetie pie making eyes at me!
And, no babyhood is complete without the "food on the face" pictures: