Funny Stories

Short stories to make you laugh and humorous tales of country people, animals and life on the farm sent in by our readers.

Last Laugh: Mission Im-possum-ble

August 25, 2015

This house just wasn’t big enough for both a mixed-up marsupial and me.

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I Said Whoa!

July 23, 2015

Grandpa’s team, a pair of bay horses, was well-trained… apparently, so was Grandpa.

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Want To See Where Milk Comes From?

June 9, 2015

Grandpa’s favorite joke got us every time.

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Henrietta the Courageous Clucker

May 15, 2015

Part vagabond, part spruce goose, this chick was hatched for adventure.

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The Allure Of Manure

April 22, 2015

A man, a manure pile, a leaf shredder…what could possibly go wrong?

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Gardening in May Is War!

March 27, 2015

Spring showers bring May flowers—and a battle against monster weeds and killer ivy.

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Last Laugh: Dad’s Centerline Shuffle

March 27, 2015

Something about that old pickup put a real spring in his step.

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Family’s Funny Vacation in the Snow

December 4, 2014

An small, unexpected guest pays a visit on this funny vacation.

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Boy Was Bursting With Song and Childhood Joy

November 18, 2014

With a new baby sister and snow on Christmas Eve, this little caroler was filled with childhood joy.

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Family’s Yule Hunt is Beloved Holiday Tradition

November 14, 2014

This holiday tradition involves tracking down a hidden log and a rubber chicken!

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