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Hi there, I’m Kaleb.

I’m Kaleb! I’m not a chef, professional baker, landscaper or designer, but I like to play each on The Gray Boxwood Farm. Come join me on my journey and let’s learn together!

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Kaleb’s Week


Harvesting beets from the garden


Starting leeks from seeds indoors


Canning red and golden beets


Mapping out my Baker Creek Seeds order


Baking chocolate chip cookies to have in freezer


Drawing up designs for my new pergola

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Favorite Winter Recipes

Chicken Pot Pie

This chicken pot pie recipe isn’t the traditional recipe! Instead of a double crust, it’s topped with a quick homemade biscuit that marries extremely well with the mixture housed underneath!

1 hr 25 mins

Lemon Shortbread Cookies

These refreshingly sharp lemon shortbread cookies are balanced with a buttery punch that is perfect during citrus season. They’re crisp, crumbly, and the perfect cookie!

1 hr 10 mins

Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup

This homemade chicken noodle soup is made from pantry staples and that’s the best part! Every ingredient is simple, wholesome, and delicious!

1 hr 5 mins

Organization Made Easy

The winter months in Iowa, which, thankfully we see the end of, can get long! The last couple of winters have seen below zero wind chills and many, many storms. Personally, I do enjoy winter; being forced to stay indoors can be a reprieve after all the spring, summer and fall work on The Farm.…