Hibernating

Last year I took a delightful course online called Hibernate.  If you are interested the course is still open until Friday, so it is not to late to join if…

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As the New Year Approaches…

As the new year approaches I am often left in thought about how our society puts so much pressure on us to improve ourselves.  While finding ways to be healthier,…

5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Day

Every now and then on the homestead, especially in the summer months, it seems as though our list of things to get done gets out of control. It’s hard to…

Winter Wellness Recipe

I recently decided to take another online course to improve myself.  My initial thought went back to a fantastic course I took a few years ago about whole foods. The…

Preparing for Spending Freeze February

It is that time of year again.  The time after the holidays when I look at my budget, that I almost followed for Christmas,  and wince because I didn’t quite…

Finding My Own Perfection

I am not perfect.  In fact I think it is safe to say I am far from it. With the chaos of moving, putting Tractor Man in wrestling, and the…

Christmas Secret

I have a Christmas Secret.  I’m revieling it to you, my followers since I know you won’t tell. I have drawn my mother-in-laws name for our secret Santa Christmas.  Now…

Store Free Living Success So Far

So we have made the radical decision to attempt to grow all of our own food and begin a store free way of life.  Knowing how challenging this will be…

Starting Store Free Way of Living

Every now and then I get a wild idea, such as this months spending freeze, and decide to see just how far I can go to achieve success.  This last…

Spending Freeze Month

Every now and then our family likes to participate in what some would call an unthinkable event, a month long spending freeze. That’s right for an entire month we do…