Farmer Tim’s Top Ten Christmas Ideas for Farmers

Farmer Tim has nailed it once again. I loved everything on this list!

MAYHAVEN FARMS

Farmers are notoriously hard to buy for.  I’ve had a number of people ask me for ideas so I thought that I would share a list of unique things that I have received as “farmer friendly” gifts over the years.  Of course we always appreciate socks and underwear but it’s always fun to get something a little different. I am also being price conscious because not everyone can afford drones and new tractors.

  1. Are you tired of having to take your boots off every time that you need to slip into the house for something? Perhaps you are annoyed at the farmer in your life for leaving a trail of straw and dirt throughout the house? These boot slippers by might be the perfect solution for keeping the peace in your household. I got mine from an old friend. For yours check out Bigfoot of Maine
  2. Its a myth that all dairy…

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Eggnog Christmas Cookies

The Tuesday Table

These little addictive bites are perfect for snacking, Santa or a party.  With a hint of spice and sweetness, they are light but still a little luxurious.   The dough is easy to work with and they come together in a snap.  If your kitchen is very warm you may need to refrigerate your dough for up to an hour before working with it.   You can easily make the frosting while the cookies are baking or cooling.   The flavor is best after the frosting has a chance to sit for a couple hours.

With my very exact measuring science (you can see it in the pictures below) I produced exactly 36 cookies in this batch.  I almost never get an even dozen amount with any cookie recipe!

I hope you enjoy!

Eggnog Cookie Recipe:

Pre-heat oven to 350′ F.

Cookies:

3/4 cup butter, softened

1/2 cup white sugar

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