Unplug Me – {Guest Post}

17. October 2013 Random 0
Unplug Me – {Guest Post}
  Last Thursday, my family and I went away.  It wasn’t entirely planned.  My husband announced that he needed to go to the mountains.  And then we did.  Details worked out, planets aligned and vehicles cooperated… mostly. Somewhere, someone named Moses was parting a Red Sea…  My husband was able to take two vacation days.  ...

To Do List

15. October 2013 Homestead 1
To Do List
There has been SO much going on lately, I can’t even really keep it all together.  I’ve been feeling scattered and stretched, like each day is just floating. I need an anchor. I haven’t been making any to-do lists, so all of the things that pop into my head have to stay there so they’re ...

Meet Ella the Beetaphant

12. October 2013 Crafting 0
Meet Ella the Beetaphant
Because I am finding every excuse I can to avoid folding laundry, I present you with the blue ribbon winner for the “dress your veggie” contest at the local farmer’s market.   I’d like to thank Mary for the giant beet!  And thanks to Kayla for taking a picture since I forgot my camera.  And ...

The Sweeter Side of Candida

11. October 2013 Homestead 0
I am so happy to be a part of the launch for this book! Tasty candida-friendly desserts just in time for the Holidays?  Count me in! Thankfully none of our family members suffer from candida severely, but I can tell when we have had too many sweets and starches.   I’ll be posting more info about candida ...

Dear mama ~ Guest Post

10. October 2013 Faith, Family 0
Our lovely Bokerah is back!   ———————————– Dear Hurried… Busy… Stressed… Depressed… Fearful… Mama,   When the world is just too scary… When the bad guys out number the good guys… When every city is ten good men from being Sodom… When your heart is so tired of trying… When no decision seems the right ...

Quick Fix – Make your bed!

08. October 2013 Homestead 0
Quick Fix – Make your bed!
Want to quickly and easily change the vibe of an entire room? Make your bed. Seriously. It takes just a minute or two and has a huge impact. Don’t believe me? See for yourself! I always balked at the thought of making my bed knowing I was just going to mess it up again anyway.  I ...

Quick Fixes

06. October 2013 Homestead 0
Quick Fixes
  I don’t know about you, but I have had zero free time lately.  On top of that, I have all of these projects that I want to do but they are involved – most need at least an hour, if not an afternoon, to complete.  So I’m sitting here, wallowing in the fact that my ...

LiLou – A haiku

06. October 2013 Random 0
Big scary pit bull HA, HA, Let’s snuggle she says Is that food for me?   Man, I miss that dog.     Have a few minutes to kill? Why not read these too? No related posts.

Back from Catholic Women Rejoice!

02. October 2013 Faith 3
Back from Catholic Women Rejoice!
What an amazing weekend!    I have so much I want to say and I keep waiting for “enough time” to do a worthwhile writeup.  But with hunting and housework and winterizing I realized I’m just not going to get enough time this week to do a big long post.  So, here’s my list summary. ...

An Oily Day – [Guest Post + Giveaway]

26. September 2013 Family 19
An Oily Day – [Guest Post + Giveaway]
You’ve heard me talk about my love of Young Living oils here before.  Now Bokerah is here to share a day in the oily life, AND she’s offering a giveaway!  One lucky reader will win two mystery samples from Bokerah herself.  If you don’t want to wait to win you can head on over to her ...