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Carol Posted - Mar 09 2012 : 10:15:33 AM
See the topic "Farmgirl of the Month Record" for a complete record of all the chosen awardees, http://www.maryjanesfarm.org/snitz/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=29897

Then give kudos and post your chatter here!
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Red Tractor Girl Posted - Jan 18 2021 : 11:30:34 AM
The Fed-Ex guy stopped and gave me this box from Connie! I my gosh, I was surprised to open up a Bee Happy Dance box!! Connie's daughter has a friend who is a beekeeper so I got jar of her wildflower honey, then matching bee themed placemats and matching dishtowel, adorable colorful face mask and the cutest red tractor card!! Thank-you Connie for such a lovely surprise!!



Have a Bee-U-tiful Day!! Time for me to make a cup of tea and try out that new honey!!



Winnie #3109
Red Tractor Girl
Farm Sister of the Year 2014-2015
FGOTM- October 2018
Red Tractor Girl Posted - Jan 14 2021 : 4:11:50 PM
Look what I found on my porch today from USPS!! April sent me a darling apron with nice big pockets and a wooden spoon with FGOTM on the handle. I do a lot of cooking these days and I do love wooden utensils and aprons. They get used a lot!!



Thank-you April for your cute kitchen apron and spoon and you very kind and sweet note that came with it!! Farmgirl Mail is always such a surprise!



Winnie #3109
Red Tractor Girl
Farm Sister of the Year 2014-2015
FGOTM- October 2018
GailMN Posted - Jan 12 2021 : 07:07:13 AM
Congratulations Winnie - so deserving, you have been and angel and inspiration to many! Blessings!

Gail


Farmgirl Sister #506
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Red Tractor Girl Posted - Jan 09 2021 : 3:12:12 PM
Thank-you for all the hugs and happy wishes!! I appreciate each comment you all leave. I have received a few amazing surprises in the past few days I wanted to share. Farmgirls know how to spoil me !! LOL!!

First was a package of Homespun dishtowels with wonderful color ruffles from Sara. I told Sara, I think the fabric will be perfect to do some embroidery too. Thank-you Sara for this trio of cuties for my home!!



Second, a wonderful Apple Apron that was followed up today with a darling enamel apple pin from Denise. It is just so cute and fits me perfectly. Denise knows how I love anything apples too. Thank-you Denise for this fun and bright new apron!!





Third, a package from Vanessa, Audra Rose, with the sweetest rose fabric half apron she made, several yummy recipe cards, some facial masks. a scrap of Farmall Red Tractor fabric, and three packets of seeds from her garden. Vanessa, I love all these fun goodies and will enjoy using all of them in the days ahead. Thank-you so much!



Fourth, Jean sent me this beautiful Tea Forte set that includes a pretty red brewing cup, a box with 6 wonderful tea blends, a beautiful tea mug rug and a sweet card. What a beautiful and fun package for many days of teas to enjoy!! We have been having a lot of cold weather since December so I am going to really enjoy trying out all the flavors. It was all packaged in this lovely red box. Thank-you Jean for your fun and exciting tea collection and your sweet comments in your note!!



I am speechless from all the kind wishes and surprises!! Thank-you everyone for making my FGOTM celebration be so special. You all are just so kind and sweet to me and I want everyone to know how much I appreciate all of your comments and surprises. Each comment is precious to me!!

Winnie #3109
Red Tractor Girl
Farm Sister of the Year 2014-2015
FGOTM- October 2018
katmom Posted - Jan 08 2021 : 12:57:03 PM
Winnie.. sending you hugz and Congrats.. you silly FGOTM...
>^..^<

>^..^<
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City Chick Posted - Jan 07 2021 : 10:20:42 AM
Congrats Winne!!

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Killarney Posted - Jan 05 2021 : 2:43:11 PM
Winnie! you are soo right!! I am Forever Thankful for Mary Jane's Farm that connected us All!!

Heather! Love that tractor!!

Connie
LadyInRed Posted - Jan 05 2021 : 1:57:36 PM
Yahoo...So HAPPY FOR YOU WINNIE!!

Enjoy this blank slate for 2021 and do what makes you Happy and Content!!

Love, Hugs, and Joy,
Peggy

Farmgirl #1326
Member since Feb. 2010
Dec 2011-Farmgirl of the Month
Aug 2018-Farmgirl of the Month

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sherone_13 Posted - Jan 05 2021 : 07:53:19 AM
Congrats, Winnie! Have a fun month!

Sherone

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Red Tractor Girl Posted - Jan 05 2021 : 05:47:17 AM
Thank-you all for so many sweet comments and wishes!! I am grateful for such an honor as our FGOTM this January. It is all of you who make this place at MJF the community that it is. There are many many Farmgirls who give support and genuine empathy every day here. Without you and your gifts, we would never have this amazing place to learn and gather together. I am happy to be among all of you adding my thoughts and ideas. Thank-you!!

Winnie #3109
Red Tractor Girl
Farm Sister of the Year 2014-2015
FGOTM- October 2018
HealingTouch Posted - Jan 04 2021 : 5:51:06 PM
Winnie, so happy to give you congrats on FGOTM. You are a light that shines brightly on the farm! Enjoy your month, in your cabin!

Be Blessed and Be a Blessing,
Darlene
Sister 1922
October 2016 Farmgirl of the month

John 11: 35 Jesus wept.

When Satan's knocking at your door, just say "Jesus will you get that for me?"

When it gets to hard to stand, Kneel!







MaryJanesNiece Posted - Jan 04 2021 : 3:22:04 PM
Winnie is an excellent choice and amazing Farmgirl Sister! She is always going above and beyond for everyone and makes sure to spoil everyone she can!

Congratulations Winnie! I am so happy for you! You definitely deserve this. I hope you have an amazing month!

Krista
treelady Posted - Jan 04 2021 : 12:39:07 PM
Congratulations Winnie. You are so deserving of this honor. From left overs in the fridge, to sewing fabric scraps together for a new potholder or using baling wire to hold a gate shut we make do every day on our farm. Your encouragement is always appreciated and l agree with Heather, you are more than welcome to visit our farm to drive a red tractor. Enjoy your month.

A little rain can straighten a flower stem. A little love can change a life.

Max Lucado
nndairy Posted - Jan 03 2021 : 5:08:04 PM
Congrats Winnie! If you ever make it to my neck of the woods I'll let you drive a real life red tractor LOL!
(not the best picture but that's what happens when hubby has the camera)
As you can see there's no cab on the tractor though so you might want to wait until it warms up. It's a bit cold up here right now LOL!!!

Connie - you always find the greatest pictures!

~Heather
Farmgirl Sister #4701
September 2014 Farmgirl of the Month


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Killarney Posted - Jan 03 2021 : 12:20:21 PM
Happy January 2021 "Farmgirl of the Month"! Winnie! A great way to start the New Year Out! You are such a Blessing to all of Mary Jane's farm!!

Connie #3392
Imagine....
Fgotm August 2014, September 2018.
katmom Posted - Jan 03 2021 : 10:05:59 AM
Hey Winnie girl.. CONGRATS and greetings from sunny warm Palm Springs.
I'll touch base with ou in a couple of days.
farm girl hugz
>^..^<

>^..^<
Happiness is being a katmom and Glamping Diva!

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Dreamer42 Posted - Jan 02 2021 : 2:47:30 PM
Congratulations, Winnie!! You are such a beautiful ray of sunshine to us all!! Enjoy your beautiful month of our beautiful new year!!

Dreamer42
Farmgirl Sister #7038
quiltee Posted - Jan 01 2021 : 5:11:15 PM
Congratulations, Winnie! You are definitely worthy of this honor once again. Have. Great month.


Farmgirl hugs,
Linda
Terrell, TX

Farm girl #1919
Farm Girl of the Month August 2015 and April 2017


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StitchinWitch Posted - Jan 01 2021 : 2:49:41 PM
Winnie is a wonderful choice! Have a great month!

Judith

7932
Happiness is Homemade
marjean Posted - Jan 01 2021 : 2:24:37 PM
Congrats Winnie! Enjoy your month! I've enjoyed meeting you in person as well as sharing notes by mail.

I "Make Do" by keeping a positive attitude and the thought of never giving up. That has helped me reach a new level of peace of mind with everything in my life from my health to relationships and Yes, even dealing with a pandemic.

Through the years I have learned to go to the top whenever possible to get the impossible accomplished. I first start with God through my prayers. If he opens doors then I know to go through. If they don't seem to open I know he's telling me "You Can Do It" just believe in yourself and what I've taught you.

So, when the bank was going to foreclose on our house out of the blue and a scam. You might remember that happening years ago in the news. I went right to the top of the state government. Quick like a bunny, the bank was apologizing all over the place and fixed our mortgage in a flash!

Other times it's just with a phone call to the right agency to get a company to treat you like a decent citizen.

I've learned to "Make Do" living with my limitations since Lyme Disease 16 years ago. I had to wear a mask for my health and allergies. I had to social distance from those with illness due to my weakened immune system. I had to learn to entertain myself indoors most of the year. I learned that I could do things I never thought possible and one was hosting the farm girl tea party and meeting all of you lovely Florida farm girls in person. I will cherish that time always!

Finding MJF was a blessing too. It gave me a place to connect with like minded women when I really needed it the most.

This will always be a place I call home.

Farmgirl sister #308
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MBurns Posted - Jan 01 2021 : 2:17:58 PM
Congratulations enjoy being farmgirl of the month.

Farmgirl friends are fun.
levisgrammy Posted - Jan 01 2021 : 10:22:22 AM
Winnie! I am so happy for you! Congratulations!!!

Nichelle, you picked one awesome farmgirl for this month! Winnie is very caring farmgirl. She has been a good friend for years here and I am blessed to see others who have been touched by her caring ways.


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suny58 Posted - Jan 01 2021 : 06:48:48 AM
WINNIE!!!!! So awesome a choice Nichelle! Winnie is an amazing farmgirl and she too was extremely uplifting, inspiring and was very welcoming when I first joined as well! Shes been my farmgirl dear friend since! So happy you had a great month Nichelle! I look forward to getting to know you better.

Congratulations Winnie! Deserving for sure!! What a wonderful way to begin a new year! Praying this will be the start and continuations of the best that's yet to come!

Farmgirl #7103
FGOTM January 2018
Dianna
"Blessed are they that see beautiful things in humble places, where other people see nothing." Pissarro
Red Tractor Girl Posted - Jan 01 2021 : 06:23:48 AM
Oh my!!!!! I am honored to be chosen as our January FGOTM for 2021!! Thank-you Nichelle for your very kind words and I am happy that my original postcard felt welcoming to MJF. Our “Farm”is a special place filled with beautiful, talented, and loving Farmgirls. My hope is that every new Sister member will feel welcomed to join and participate at whatever level they feel comfortably doing. We all have enjoyed your sharing of family and interests this past month too. It is our diversity that makes us all unique and whole. We all pull forward the gifts and struggles of our family heritages to help make life better for the current generations. MJF is a great example, I believe of this action in real time.

Thank-you again for the surprise honor of being our FGOTM as we usher in a beautiful new year! I am up for new adventures and some old fashion fun.......aproned up as MaryJane would say!! I love a good apron, don’t you?? When I put mine on , several times everyday, I feel like a Farmgirl despite the fact that I live in an old suburban neighborhood. But, I wallpapered my office space to look like a LogCabin because I always wanted to live in one. Aprons and pretend cabins......Yep, imagination is everything!! LOL!! Of course, those that know me also know that apples are always close by , and in abundance!! And added to that, I have the farm name here of Red Tractor Girl, but I have never driven a tractor , let alone a red one. However, I was given a Farmall toy red tractor at age 4 when my Dad did some research for the company. I played with that toy tractor for years and years and loved it dearly. So, in my mind, of course I have driven a red tractor!! With my hand pushing it on the floor!! LOL!!! I am a strong believer in the “Make Do” policy. Not all things are possible in life, but sometimes you can get real close when you make do with what you have. I also think Make do is very Farmgirl oriented. Many of you who do live on a farm with animals know all about making do sometimes to get by to a better place.

I am putting on my apple fabric apron today to celebrate this honor! WooHoo, let’s have some fun here together. Please share with me how you “Make Do” . I would love to know some of your best answers to making things happen as best as you can.

Winnie #3109
Red Tractor Girl
Farm Sister of the Year 2014-2015
FGOTM- October 2018




YellowRose Posted - Jan 01 2021 : 06:11:15 AM
Nichelle, so happy you enjoyed being our FGOTM for Dec. Winnie is a wonderful choice for our first FGOTM of 2021. Congratulations Winnie!

FarmGirl Hugs, Sara
FarmGirl Sister #6034 Aug 2014
FarmGirl of the Month Sept 2015 & Feb 2019

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