Author Archives: Nifty Galoot

About Nifty Galoot

Farmer and Market Gardener living along the banks of the Mississippi river in north Central Minnesota.

My Inner Eye yoga poem

A friend has written a Great Yoga poem 🙂 It’s perfect for anyone doing yoga or thinking about getting into yoga and is sure to bring a smile. 🙂 It certainly brought a smile and pleasant thoughts to me as I … Continue reading

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Penguin Hearts for Valentines Day

It won’t be long and Valentine’s Day will be upon us. Thoughts of Love will be floating in the air. This artwork with Hearts floating in the air over a pair of Penguins is a cute representation of a couple … Continue reading

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Visualize Whirled Peas

One of my oldest T-Shirt design ideas is, Visualize Whirled Peas. It’s been a fun design that has done well for me. It is a bit dated, in that I didn’t know all that much about graphics or make it … Continue reading

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Favorite Farmers Market Recipes

One of the great things about Farmers Market is talking to folks about fruits and veggies. Hearing their favorite ways to cook and prepare stuff. And… Being able to let others know the many tasty ways to use fresh goodies … Continue reading

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Cat and Dog on a Hay Bale Canvas Print

Last Summer I was lucky enough to get a decent photo of the Cat and Dog sitting on a Hay Bale looking out across the farm fields. It’s a rare day when the critters pose so nicely like they did … Continue reading

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Onion Pie Recipe

Here’s a recipe for tasty Onion Pie and some pics to go with it. It was so tasty, it didn’t last long. Don’t you wish you could have been here to enjoy it too? 3 large onions, thinly sliced 4 … Continue reading

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September Wild Flower Blossoms

Managed to get a decent close up photo of some Wood Aster Flowers recently. They are pretty wild flowers that survived the frost. I like it so much I’d like to share it on a Canvas Prints at a Special … Continue reading

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Mississippi River Dawn Light Canvas Print

Mississippi River Dawn Light Canvas Print by Kent Lorentzen This Beautiful canvas print of the colorful dawn sky reflecting off water in the Mississippi river is available as a 20.00 x 16.00 stretched canvas print for $67.00. Only 15 prints … Continue reading

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Magical Mystical Mushrooms

This Summer had more mushrooms than usual and gave me something to look for on morning walks. I was luck enough to get some good photos of the Mushrooms. Enough photos to make a Calendar: I’ve heard that Fairies like … Continue reading

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Turning and Piling Compost

A short time ago several truckloads of partly composted cow manure were delivered by a neighbor. Yesterday proved to be a good day to turn and pile the compost. I got the TD-6 international crawler tractor running for the first … Continue reading

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