I’m Lizette. I am a lover of old things and lost arts. I love to make jam. And I’m good at it too. My deathbed last meal would be dippy eggs.

I am married to Mike. He somehow knows how to fix everything. That’s not an exaggeration. He doesn’t care for dippy eggs but I married him anyways.

We have two small hellions who have joined us on this journey and they are well on their way to lovin’ this land as much as we do.

We bought my family’s farm in 2013 and are the fourth (and fifth) generation to garden and raise animals on this farm land. We like to think we are making all those hard working  family members who came before us proud by growing and raising honest food for ourselves and our friends. We’re doing our best to make Verna Belle & Roy H. and Kenny & Peg proud.

We grow specialty hot peppers alongside other garden produce for ourselves for sale at the Haymaker Farmers’ Market. We have chickens, a goat, and a couple of old turkeys as pets and we also raise heritage breed turkeys for sale at the holidays.


Hellion #1, Hellion #2, and Alobar the goat.



1 Response to About

  1. Katie Howard says:

    Lizette – can’t wait to follow you and Mike on your journey too! I look forward to more posts from you! 🙂

    -Katie Howard

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