Dust In My Coffee

My life as a woman in agriculture

This is a very special Valentine’s Day tribute for my dad, a man that lived a simple, quiet life with great love in his heart for God and family.  For nearly eighty three years my dad developed the ability to love deeply and care intently for his family, friends and God.  Dad endured many trials …

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     January has brought a couple of significant celebrations to the Ruskamp and Wieczorek families.  On January 3rd my parents celebrated 55 years of marriage.  On January 19th my in-laws celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary.  Both couples still live in the homes they’ve been in most or all of their married lives.      Commitment to …

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Emily, Kim, Steve and I surroundSr. Catherine at the convent in Campbellsport, WI in May 2009. Every person has an amazing story and unfortunately we don’t always learn how special until we go to his/her funeral.  I would like to share with you the commentary that was read at the recent funeral of Steve’s aunt, …

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