Day Dreaming…Simply

I tend to be a day dreamer.  I always have been and probably always will be.  It seems that I have also passed this rather odd trait on to my…

You Almost Hit A What?!?!

You know that moment when you are driving home from dropping your car off at the shop for some basic care and you almost hit a horse? Oh, you don’t. …

Getting Things Done

The new year has begun and I gave my self a rather vague but lofty goal for the year.  This is a year that will hold one theme through the…

Teaching Life Skills From “The Past”

As a Mom I am always trying to find new and creative ways to engage my children when it comes to their education.  Having three very busy and inquisitive boys…

Homesteading Health

Of all the times of the year for a homesteader to go down the worst times are spring and fall.  This spring I ended up with an illness and surgery…

Freezer Fill Up

With fall well underway I find that now is the time to start thinking about a freezer fill up.    There is no better feeling than entering into fall and winter…

5 Tips for Clearing Your Property

Our homestead was purchased at such a great price in part because of all the work it needed.  Most people could not look past the field of thistles, itch weed…