It really is all the little moments that make up our lives. Over that past couple weeks, we’ve been up to just that – living. Here I share several of those happenings, a day in the life sort of look at what happens on the homestead. The other tidbit is an antique that I ran […]
The aroma of fresh baked bread, jars of home canned goodness lining the pantry shelves, a beautiful meal created with ingredients from the garden, and the sounds of happy chickens in the yard. If you are on the homesteading, self-sufficient living journey, these are the moments many of us dream of. The reality of course, […]
Who ever thought of the term “simple living” to describe our way of life? Simple living is all about living consciously, aiming for self-sufficiency, re-discovering the “old ways”, taking responsibility for your own happiness, and making more time for what’s really important in life. I can tell you (from experience) simple living is not simple […]
When you compare the lifestyle of a city-living apartment dweller to a farm family, it’s apples to oranges. There is no question that living in the country requires more stuff. When we moved to our farm, we realized there were things we really did need if we were going to make our desired lifestyle work. […]
A cluttered house causes a cluttered mind…as well as being a pain in the neck when you’re trying to find anything. Here are 5 practical steps to declutter your house and keep it that way. Stop procrastinating and get started!
I had someone ask me the other day if I was going to upgrade my cell phone to the newest version. I hadn’t given it a thought until I was asked, and then I felt pressure that maybe I should, and maybe I was missing out on something I needed! Within a few seconds, I […]