Life On Regal-Hill by Gail Hillriegel

Life on Regal-Hill by Gail Hillriegel is a weekly column about the many aspects of life on a farm, including care of animals, working the land, and gardening. Recipes are shared for readers’ cooking enjoyment.

Life on Regal-Hill: Feb. 9, 2011

It continues to snow here at Regal-Hill. Although it has stopped for the moment it is supposed to start again sometime tonight and snow even more than it did today.


Life on Regal-Hill: Feb. 2, 2011

This coming Sunday is the most important day of the year for football fans. It’s Super Bowl Sunday. It’s Super Bowl XLV for those of you who understand Roman numerals, or the 45th Annual Super Bowl, for the rest of us.


Life on Regal-Hill: Feb. 2, 2011

This coming Sunday is the most important day of the year for football fans. It’s Super Bowl Sunday. It’s Super Bowl XLV for those of you who understand Roman numerals, or the 45th Annual Super Bowl, for the rest of us.


Life on Regal-Hill: Jan. 26, 2011

Our thermometer said it was way below zero on Monday; I am glad the wind didn’t blow much. It’s January so I guess we can expect this kind of weather. It doesn’t look like we’re going to get a January thaw this year. Oh well, it makes life interesting.


Life On Regal-Hill: Jan. 19, 2011

Yet another snowstorm has been predicted for our area, including here at Regal-Hill. The last two were more bark than bite so who knows how much snow we will get this time?

I guess the thing to do is prepare for the worst and hope it isn’t that bad. We are always concerned that our electricity will go off. When it does it’s usually at least three hours before it comes back on.