GRASS-FED BEEF

Texas Longhorns

Texas Longhorns

And no, I’m not referring to a certain university in Austin where burnt orange is welcomed and the words “Aggie” or “Sooner” might get you punched in the face were you to say them at the wrong time, wrong place.  I’m talking about the majestic […]

City Girl Chronicles of a Country Life

City Girl Chronicles of a Country Life

Well, I feel like I can officially write about rural living now that I’ve lived it.  Granted that’s only been for 3.5 months, but on a working ranch of 80 acres with a growing herd of feisty Texas Longhorns in a town population of 2,000 […]

Ramsay Hill’s Best of 2013 – in pictures

Ramsay Hill’s Best of 2013 – in pictures

As we usher in a new year, we look back in reflection and thanks.  2013 was a year of much learning and we look forward to putting all of that knowledge into motion as we exchange city life for rural life in 2014. Here’s a […]

5 Unique Grass-fed Ground Beef Recipes

5 Unique Grass-fed Ground Beef Recipes

Whether you’re into the paleo nom nom thing or you just prefer to buy your meat in bulk from a trusted, local source that you know isn’t sneaking antibiotics or hormones into your food, you now find yourself with a freezer full of grass-fed beef.  We […]

Top 10 Reasons to Switch to Grass-fed Beef

Top 10 Reasons to Switch to Grass-fed Beef

Drumroll please…. Top 10 reasons to consider making the switch to grass-fed beef. A 2009 USDA study found that compared with grain-fed beef, grass-fed beef is: Lower in total fat Higher in beta-carotene Higher in vitamin E (alpha-tocopherol) Higher in the B-vitamins thiamin and riboflavin […]

Chickens and The Gospel

Chickens and The Gospel

  We’ve been learning a lot about chickens lately here in the Ramsay house.  Fascinating creatures.  They are omnivores, so their systems were designed to break down things that could be harmful to cows (like fly larvae and parasites).  For this reason, they make fabulous […]

Facts About Cows

Facts About Cows

I am a city girl (with a country heart)…but a city girl none-the-less.  Therefore, cows (from my perspective) have always been far enough away to simply just be admired out my window on long road trips.  I’ve always thought they were pretty cute – but […]

Cows Were Designed to Eat Grass.

Cows Were Designed to Eat Grass.

We are leaving the world of coffee and venturing into the world of cows.  As we sell Well Coffee Roasters (the coffee roasting company I’ve been operating for the last 4 years) to prepare for our new venture in grass-fed beef, I thought I’d involve […]