Diva Tales

BEAR WITH ME I HAVE A STORY TO TELL

By Joan Kurasz as told in the Fall 2014 issue which can be purchased at http://www.magzter.com/US/Country-Diva-LLC/Country-Diva/Lifestyle/ When we first got involved with bear hunting, it was a “guy thing.”  Our group the “Wildcat Bear Hunters” was all guys who rented a large cabin “up North” in the Loretta-Draper-Clam Lake area.  Eventually most of them bought campers or […] Read more…


PICKING STONES

From Diana Schuette’s Notes From The Kitchen Table:  City Girl to Farmer’s Wife (Photo by Velda Greeler) I KNOW IT’S HARD TO BELIEVE, ESPECIALLY FOR THOSE FARMERS WHO HAVE SPENT DAYS AND BACK-BREAKING DAYS DOING IT, BUT I HAVE ALWAYS ENJOYED PICKING STONES. The kids would laugh at me. They were sure that I just […] Read more…


PATCHING

by Diana Schuette (photo by Carmen Duran Zaleski) Another on my long list of accomplishments was learning to patch overalls. Living on a farm, this was a never-ending task.   I used an old Singer that belonged to Grandma Schuette.  Then Aunt Dorothy showed me her new Viking that had an open arm design that worked […] Read more…


Mrs Wisconsin and Duct Tape

By Alora Lynn from the book Holy Heifer Tales! http://www.holyheifertalescom (sold at Our Little Books and Amazon websites) There are a lot of uses for duct tape, and there are a lot of places you can use it. The least likely place I expected to see duct tape used was at a pageant I participated […] Read more…