This book is a humorous outlook on the life and trials of a western farm woman. It tells assorted tales and adventures she encounters while struggling to raise a family on a Canadian Western cattle and grain farm. These short stories depict a humorous note – complete with several cartoon illustrations, some portraits of wonderful farm people and some poetry. It becomes obvious from the very beginning that this farm woman has a lot to learn about Western farming practices, but through trial and error, she manages to come to grips with it all in due time. A good read for those who have lived a similar life and also for those who have always wondered what it entails involving several aspects of Western Canadian farming.