Category Archives: Farm Report

A Look At Our Farm

As the wife was grouting the tile in the master bath today I thought I would take time out to walk around the farm just to get out of the house while the weather was still in the 40’s. Come … Continue reading

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Almost There!

We are almost there, in less than a month we will be leaving the big city of Chicago and moving to our farm in Iowa and we can’t wait. It has been over 6 years since we bought our farm and … Continue reading

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Beavers On Milligan’s Gander Hill Farm

I went to our farm recently and walked around the property and I noticed on the back side of our pond a beaver has taken up residence. He has cut an entrance to his den into our island and you can … Continue reading

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The House Has Finally Sold!

I am happy to report after signing a contract to sell our home with the same buyers since September 25, we have finally Closed. I am happy and sad all at the same time. Happy that it is done and we don’t have … Continue reading

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Retirement Day is Finally Here!

My retirement day is finally here, the last day I have to work. I thought this day would never get here. I have thought about retirement every day for the past several years and it has made time seem to move … Continue reading

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Do not use Prospect Mortgage

This is now getting to be comical, the buyers have now dropped their mortgage company Prospect Mortgage and are back with the first guy who quit Prospect Mortgage because they were so messed up. We are starting the process all … Continue reading

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Housing Saga Continues!

Well we just got word back from the lender and it as I thought, no new increase. They took almost two weeks to get back to us on that one. I know the buyers must be going crazy too. What … Continue reading

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