Kim Baldwin

Kim Baldwin

Originally a native of New Mexico, Kim has a unique career background as a teacher and a television news professional for PBS and NBC affiliates. She moved to Kansas to marry her husband, Adam, in 2010. With their children, Banks and Isannah, the family raises wheat, corn, soybeans, grain sorghum and popcorn on their McPherson County farm. Kim teaches English and Journalism and serves as the Inman FFA assistant sponsor at Inman Junior/Senior High School.

Articles by Kim Baldwin




Fall Flowers on the Farm


I know these beautiful blooms are temporary and will soon begin to dry down, but I will enjoy these fall flowers in all of their beauty for the time they have.

Swimming Through Summer


Our pool is convenient and refreshing and has become a place for my family of four to enjoy summer mornings, afternoons and evenings taking a dip.

A Family Harvest


One of the other reasons I love wheat harvest is because the entire family is involved. Every year my kids get to help bake cookies, pack meals and distribute drinks for our harvest crew.

Time in June


While the world around us may seem to be moving incredibly fast, there are constant reminders time has not changed. Seek out those reminders.

Best Laid Plans


I embraced John Steinbeck’s characters, his themes and the lessons presented. By the time I left home for college I had declared Steinbeck as one of my favorite authors.

Embrace Your Own Style


My 4-year-old daughter, Isannah, obsessed over the idea of a Daddy Daughter Date Night and all of the glamour associated with it.

Just Sit Right Back and You’ll Hear A Tale


Kim Baldwin's children discuss over breakfast the intricacies of seven castaways stranded on a deserted island.

Seize the Day


Kim Baldwin writes about committing to embracing life like a 4-year-old in a tiara.

A Spirit of Giving


Our farm dog Rosie is a whip-smart Australian Shepherd. She’s a good dog, but sometimes she can get herself into some interesting situations.

Adventure Trips


These trips allowed me to see much of the United States — oftentimes many parts of this country far beyond the interstates.