It’s Official

Spring has sprung! The temperatures have been slowly rising, although for the most part they have still been below normal. Then overnight the rains and storms moved in and now we have the possibility of severe storms this afternoon and tonight. When the severe weather threats move in, I know spring has officially arrived. AlthoughContinue reading “It’s Official”

Ready to Pay the Price

After months and months and months of planning and researching and searching, our homesteading dream is finally happening. The excitement!! The joy!!!! The utter amazement!!!! Bring on the chickens, goats, pigs, ducks, turkeys, and sheep!!!! Let’s get this garden started!!!! And I can’t forget the orchard!!!!!  Apples, pears, cherries, and peaches.  Yum, yum!!! I’ll alsoContinue reading “Ready to Pay the Price”

Finally!!! A Spring Day

We are finally getting a real spring day here and it couldn’t come at a better time. There is a lot to be done outside and we are armed with supplies to get it done. Last year we completed a deck and patio project.   That project now requires some landscaping be done and IContinue reading “Finally!!! A Spring Day”

Back in Business

After a couple of days of some wonderful tinctures made by my friend Katie at The Garden Fairy Apothecary, I am feeling considerably better.  Last time I started using her tinctures at the first sign of getting sick and didn’t get sick at all.  This time I waited too long, but with hours of taking my first doseContinue reading “Back in Business”

If At First You Don’t Succeed

I realized that I hadn’t posted the results of my February challenge or my March challenge. So let’s start with the February challenge. It didn’t go so well. That’s short, sweet and to the point. So here is the March challenge. I will make work-outs part of my weekly routine. I will reduce my groceryContinue reading “If At First You Don’t Succeed”